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DESROCHERS, Étienne Jehandier (1668 - 1741), Engraver, print publisher

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DESROCHERS, Étienne Jehandier (1668 - 1741), Engraver, print publisher

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French, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 6 February 1668, in Lyons; died 8 May 1741, in Paris.

Engraver (burin), print publisher.

After a lengthy spell working in Lyons, Étienne Jehandier Desrochers established himself in Paris and was admitted to the Académie de St-Luc on 3 April 1723 with a portrait of the Painter François Verdier (according to Ranc). He only engraved portraits. The catalogue of his

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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