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DEMACHY, Pierre Antoine (1723 - 1807), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DEMACHY, Pierre Antoine (1723 - 1807), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 1723, in Paris; died 10 September 1807, in Paris, at the Louvre Palace.

Painter (including gouache), watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman. Historical subjects, figures, interiors with figures, church interiors, urban landscapes, architectural views, ruins.

A pupil of Servandoni, he was accepted by the Académie Royale de Peinture et de Sculpture in Paris in 1755, became an academician in 1758, a council

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