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MALLET, Jean Baptiste (1759 - 1835), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MALLET, Jean Baptiste (1759 - 1835), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1759, in Grasse; died 16 August 1835, in Paris.

Painter (gouache), watercolourist, draughtsman. Mythological subjects, genre scenes, interiors with figures, church interiors.

[not available online]Jean Baptiste Mallet was a student of Mérimée and Prud'hon. He featured in the Paris Salon from 1791 to 1824, winning second prize in 1812 and first prize in 1817.

Mallet painted in the

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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