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SERVANDONI, Jean Nicolas or Jean Jérôme or Giovanni Niccolo (1695 - 1766), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SERVANDONI, Jean Nicolas or Jean Jérôme or Giovanni Niccolo (1695 - 1766), Painter

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 2 May 1695, in Florence; died 19 January 1766, in Paris.

Painter. Allegorical subjects, landscapes with figures, architectural views.

Jean Nicolas Servandoni studied painting in Piacenza under Giovan Paolo Panini and architecture in Rome under Rossi. He lived in Portugal before going to Paris where he was exceedingly well received. However, his masterpiece, the façade of the church of St Sulpice,

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