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JEAURAT, Edme (1688 - 1738), Engraver (burin)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JEAURAT, Edme (1688 - 1738), Engraver (burin)

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 1688, in Vermenton (Yonne); died 1738, in Paris.

Engraver (burin).

[not available online]Edme Jeaurat was the Elder brother of Étienne Jeaurat. He moved to Paris with his father, who is thought also to have been an engraver. Edme Jeaurat was apprenticed to Bernard Picart, whose style he adopted. In 1708, he published a small plate after Poussin: Venus and Love, followed

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