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COURTOIS, Jacques (1621 - 1676), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COURTOIS, Jacques (1621 - 1676), Painter

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French, 17th century, male.

Born 12 February 1621, in St-Hippolyte (Doubs); died 14 November 1676, in Rome.

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[not available online]Jacques Courtois was one of the most individual talents of the French School. He was only 15 when he first went to Italy, and before this trip had already worked with his father, the painter Jean Courtois. In Milan he became friends with Baron de

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