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MOSNIER, Pierre (1641 - 1703), Painter, art writer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MOSNIER, Pierre (1641 - 1703), Painter, art writer

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French, 17th century, male.

Born 17 March 1641, in Blois; died 29 December 1703, in Paris.

Painter, art writer. History painting.

Pierre Mosnier, Jean's second son and initially also his pupil, was soon sent by his father to study under Sébastien Bourdon. Pierre Mosnier assisted his master in the decoration of the Galerie in the Hôtel de Bretonvilliers in 1664. He was already an accomplished

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