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RAOUX, Jean (1677 - 1734), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RAOUX, Jean (1677 - 1734), Painter

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 12 June 1677, in Montpellier; died 1734, in Paris.

Painter. Religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes.

[not available online]Raoux began by studying with Ranc in Montpellier and then went to live in Paris, where he was the student of Bon Boullogne. He won the first prize of the academy in 1704 with David Slaying Goliath and left for Rome with a scholarship

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