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DUVIVIER, Pierre Charles (1716 - 1788), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DUVIVIER, Pierre Charles (1716 - 1788), Painter

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 24 June 1716, in Paris; died 25 August 1788.

Painter. Still-lifes.

In 1761, Pierre Charles Duvivier exhibited still-lifes after the manner of Chardin in the Salon de la Jeunesse. He was Director of the Savonnerie des Gobelins (state factory of Gobelin tapestries in Paris). He is attributed with a Gobelin tapestry showing the portrait of Louis XV, which in 1869 was exhibited

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