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LIGNON, Étienne Frédéric (1779 - 1833), Engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LIGNON, Étienne Frédéric (1779 - 1833), Engraver

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1779, in Paris; died 25 April 1833, in Paris.


A student of Morel, he exhibited at the Salon from 1810 to 1833 and won medals there in 1810 and 1819. He engraved portraits and some pictures after the masters of the Italian school.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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