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MARILLIER, Clément Pierre (1740 - 1808), Engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MARILLIER, Clément Pierre (1740 - 1808), Engraver, draughtsman

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 28 June 1740, in Dijon; died 11 August 1808, in Melun (Seine-et-Marne).

Engraver, draughtsman.

Marillier was one of the outstanding engravers of the 18th century. At first, he devoted himself to painting. He went to Paris at an early age, and became the pupil of Hallé. However, soon he had to provide for his large family and abandoned painting for the

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