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JOUVENET, Jean Baptiste (1644 - 1717), Painter, decorative designer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JOUVENET, Jean Baptiste (1644 - 1717), Painter, decorative designer

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French, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born April 1644, in Rouen; died 5 April 1717, in Paris.

Painter, decorative designer. Historical subjects, mythological subjects, religious subjects, portraits.

[not available online]Jean Baptiste Jouvenet was the son of Jouvenet the Younger and Catherine Leuze. He started out as a pupil of his father who, in view of his aptitude, sent him to pursue his studies at the

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