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DAVID, François Anne (1741 - 1824), Engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DAVID, François Anne (1741 - 1824), Engraver

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1741, in Paris; died 2 April 1824, in Paris.


This artist studied under J.-P. Lebas and his work appeared in the Salon from 1802 to 1819. He was a member of the Rouen and Berlin academies. His principal works are Crown of Thorns, after Titian, St Cecilia, after Raphael, Theseus Taming the Bull at Marathon, after

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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