Reference Entry

LARMESSIN, Nicolas IV de (1684 - 1753), Engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LARMESSIN, Nicolas IV de (1684 - 1753), Engraver

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Art
  • Biographical Studies


Show Summary Details


French, 18th century, male.

Born 28 January 1684, in Paris; died 28 February 1753, in Paris.


This artist was the son and student of Nicolas de Larmessin the Younger. He was by far the most remarkable artist in his family and one of the best French engravers. He was chosen by Crozat to reproduce a part of his magnificent collection: he was the skilful interpreter of

Reference Entry.  331 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or purchase to access all content.