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LE MIRE, Noël (1724 - 1800), Draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LE MIRE, Noël (1724 - 1800), Draughtsman, engraver

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 20 November 1724, in Rouen; died 21 March 1800, in Paris.

Draughtsman, engraver (etching/burin). Historical and religious subjects, portraits and landscapes.

Brother of Louis Le Mire and trained in the studios of Jacques-Philippe Le Bas and Jean-Baptiste Descamps, Noël Le Mire engraved historical and religious subjects, portraits and landscapes. He was also important as an engraver of illustrations and in 1762

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