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FAVANNE, Henri Antoine de (1668 - 1752), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FAVANNE, Henri Antoine de (1668 - 1752), Painter

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French, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 3 October 1668, in London, to French parents; died 27 April 1752, in Paris.

Painter. History painting, allegorical subjects, mythological subjects.

[not available online]Henri Antoine de Favanne was the pupil of Houasse. On 28 August 1704 he was admitted as an academician, became a professor on 28 September 1725, assistant rector on 26 March 1746, and rector on 6

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