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PERRIER, François (1584 - 1650), Painter, engraver, draughtsman, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PERRIER, François (1584 - 1650), Painter, engraver, draughtsman, watercolourist

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French, 17th century, male.

Born c. 1584, in St-Jean-de-Losne, or Mâcon, or Pontarlier, in 1594 according to some sources, in 1590 according to others; died July 1650, in Paris.

Painter, engraver, draughtsman, watercolourist. Mythological subjects, religious subjects, flowers.

[not available online]Initially François Perrier was trained by his father as a goldsmith. However, he later ran away from home as his father was opposed

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