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LOO, Charles André, called Carle van (1705 - 1765), Painter, pastellist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LOO, Charles André, called Carle van (1705 - 1765), Painter, pastellist, engraver, draughtsman

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 15 February 1705, in Nice; died 15 July 1765, in Paris.

Painter, pastellist, engraver, draughtsman. History painting, religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits, genre scenes.

[not available online] [not available online] [not available online]At the death of his father Louis van Loo, Carle was only just seven; he went to live with his brother Jean Baptiste, who brought him

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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