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PARROCEL, Joseph (1646 - 1704), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PARROCEL, Joseph (1646 - 1704), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

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French, 17th century, male.

Born 3 October 1646, in Brignoles (Var); died 1 March 1704, in Paris.

Painter, draughtsman, engraver. Religious subjects, military subjects, figures, landscapes.

[not available online]The third son of Barthélemy, he was only 14 when his father died. He was sent to live with his brother Louis who had settled in Languedoc. Three years later, Joseph suddenly abandoned his brother's home,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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