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LEFEBVRE, Claude (<i>died</i> 1675), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LEFEBVRE, Claude (died 1675), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

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French, 17th century, male.

Baptised 12 September 1632 in Fontainebleau; died 25 April 1675, in Paris.

Painter, engraver, draughtsman.

[not available online]Lefebvre is the son of the painter, Jean Lefebvre and at least four of his brothers were also painters. At first, his father advised him, and then he studied under Claude de Hoëy. On studying paintings by the Italian, Francesco Primaticcio, he entered Le Sueur's studio

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