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LASNE, Michel (1590 - 1667), Draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LASNE, Michel (1590 - 1667), Draughtsman, engraver

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French, 17th century, male.

Born c. 1590, in Caen; died 4 December 1667, in Paris, at the Palais du Louvre.

Draughtsman, engraver (burin).

[not available online]Michel Lasne was an artist who one can place beside Callot for the freedom and spirit of his execution. He seems to have derived his inspiration above all from Cornelis Bloemaert and F. Villamena. His output was considerable and he was a

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