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RESTOUT, Jean, the Younger (1692 - 1768), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RESTOUT, Jean, the Younger (1692 - 1768), Painter, draughtsman

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 26 March 1692, in Rouen; died 1 January 1768, in Paris.

Painter, draughtsman. Historical subjects, mythological subjects, religious subjects, allegorical subjects, portraits. Murals.

[not available online] [not available online]Jean Restout the Younger was the student of Jouvenet, who was his uncle. In 1729, he married Marie-Anne Halli, daughter of the painter Claude Guy Halli.

He won the first Grand

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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