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HENRIET, Israël (1590 - 1661), Painter, engraver, print publisher

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HENRIET, Israël (1590 - 1661), Painter, engraver, print publisher

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French, 17th century, male.

Born c. 1590, in Nancy; died April 1661, in Paris.

Painter, engraver, print publisher.

Israël Henriet studied under his father, the stained glass worker Claude Henriet the Younger, who taught him the rudiments of the craft. He left for Rome when he was still young and became apprenticed to Antonio Tempesta. Back in France he settled down in Paris as a

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