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GILLOT, Claude (1673 - 1722), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GILLOT, Claude (1673 - 1722), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

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French, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 27 April 1673, in Langres; died 4 May 1722, in Paris.

Painter, draughtsman, engraver. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits, genre scenes, interiors with figures.

[not available online]It is believed that after receiving instruction in the fundamentals from his father, André Jacques Gillot, Claude Gillot came to Paris while very young, and studied with J.B. Corneille. At 30,

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