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PERRIN, Olivier Stanislas (1761 - 1832), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PERRIN, Olivier Stanislas (1761 - 1832), Painter, engraver

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 2 September 1761, in Rostrenen; died 14 December 1832, in Quimper.

Painter, engraver.

Olivier Perrin began as a pupil at the Rennes Académie. However, as a result of the patronage of the duke of Charost he became a pupil of Doyen. He worked with Massard, was a soldier for a time and finally obtained a government post in Quimper.

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