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REGNAULT, Jean Baptiste (1754 - 1829), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
REGNAULT, Jean Baptiste (1754 - 1829), Painter, draughtsman

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 19 October 1754, in Paris; died 12 November 1829, in Paris.

Painter (gouache), draughtsman. History painting, mythological subjects, portraits.

[not available online] [not available online]Jean Baptiste Regnault's father left for America in 1764 in the hope of making his fortune there and took him with him. This hope was far from fulfilled; Jean Baptiste took a position as a

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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