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LOUIS XIII (1601 - 1643), Draughtsman, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LOUIS XIII (1601 - 1643), Draughtsman, watercolourist

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French, 17th century, male.

Born 27 September 1601, in Fontainebleau; died 14 May 1643, in St-Germain-en-Laye.

Draughtsman, watercolourist.

King Louis XIII of France produced some drawings and watercolours under the direction of C. Deruets and Simon Vouet, as well as portraits of his friends and favourites.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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