Reference Entry

MOSNIER, Jean Laurent (1743 - 1808), Painter, miniaturist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MOSNIER, Jean Laurent (1743 - 1808), Painter, miniaturist

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Art
  • Biographical Studies


Show Summary Details


French, 18th century, male.

Born 1743 or 1744, in Paris; died 10 April 1808, in St Petersburg.

Painter, miniaturist. Portraits.

Jean Laurent Mosnier was approved for admission by the Paris Académie on 29 July 1786; he became an Académicien on 31 May 1788. He featured at the Paris Salon in 1787 and in 1789. During the Revolution he emigrated to London, where he was well

Reference Entry.  677 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.