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NORDEN, Frederick Ludwig (1708 - 1742), Draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
NORDEN, Frederick Ludwig (1708 - 1742), Draughtsman, engraver

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Danish, 18th century, male.

Born 22 October 1708, in Glückstadt; died 22 September 1742, in Paris.

Draughtsman, engraver (burin).

Norden was a sea captain. After having visited Egypt and Nubia under the auspices of Christian IV, he went to London in 1741, and published the accounts of his voyage, illustrated with his own drawings. French editions of the same works, Travels in Egypt and Nubia and The

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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