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LAURENT, Jean Antoine (1763 - 1832), Painter, miniaturist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LAURENT, Jean Antoine (1763 - 1832), Painter, miniaturist

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 31 October 1763, in Baccarat (Meurthe-et-Moselle); died 11 February 1832, in Épinal (Vosges).

Painter (including porcelain), miniaturist. Historical subjects, portraits, genre scenes.

Orientalism.

[not available online]Jean Antoine Laurent was the pupil of Jean-François Durand in Nancy, then of the miniaturist J.B. Augustin. He embarked on a career as a miniaturist and painter on porcelain, before abandoning miniatures about

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