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PILLEMENT, Jean Baptiste Nicolas (1728 - 1808), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PILLEMENT, Jean Baptiste Nicolas (1728 - 1808), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 24 May 1728, in Lyons; died 26 April 1808, in Lyons.

Painter (gouache), watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman, engraver, designer of ornamental architectural features. Genre scenes, flowers, landscapes with figures, seascapes.

[not available online]It is possible that, although born in Lyons, Jean Baptiste Nicolas Pillement was a member of the Pillement family of Rouen. Few French painters of this

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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