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DUCHESNE, Jean Baptiste Joseph (1770 - 1856), Painter, miniaturist, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DUCHESNE, Jean Baptiste Joseph (1770 - 1856), Painter, miniaturist, sculptor

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 8 December 1770, in Gisors (Eure); died December 1856, in Paris.

Painter (enamel), miniaturist, sculptor. Portraits.

Jean Baptiste Joseph Duchesne exhibited at the Salon from 1802 to 1842. In 1814 he was appointed a Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur. A pupil of Vincent, he became well-known for his miniature portraits and paintings in enamel. His masterpiece in miniature

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