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MONCORNET, Balthasar (1600 - 1668), Painter, engraver, print dealer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MONCORNET, Balthasar (1600 - 1668), Painter, engraver, print dealer

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French, 17th century, male.

Born c. 1600, in Rouen; died 11 August 1668, in Paris.

Painter, engraver (burin), print dealer. Portraits.

Paris School.

Balthasar Moncornet lived mainly in Paris, in the St-Marcel area, in the Rue des Gobelins. After his death, his wife continued the engraving business and lived in Rue St-Jacques, opposite St-Yves. He was the father of Jean Moncornet, who also continued

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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