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PICART, Étienne (1632 - 1721), Engraver (burin)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PICART, Étienne (1632 - 1721), Engraver (burin)

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French, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 21 October 1632, in Paris; died 12 November 1721, in Amsterdam.

Engraver (burin).

The father of Bernard Picart, Étienne Picart was the pupil of J. de Poilly. He studied in Rome between 1655 and 1662 and again in 1665. In 1664, he was made a member of the Académie royale in Paris. He settled in Amsterdam in about 1710. He

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