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DERUET, Claude (1588 - 1662), Painter, decorative artist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DERUET, Claude (1588 - 1662), Painter, decorative artist, engraver

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French, 17th century, male.

Born 1588, in Nancy; died 20 October 1662, in Nancy.

Painter, decorative artist, engraver. Religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes.

School of Lorraine.

[not available online]As the student of Claude Israël Henriot de Chalons, Claude Deruet studied alongside Callot and Bellange. He is known to have travelled to Italy before 1621, and to have worked there at the houses

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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