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TAVERNIER, Melchior (<i>died</i> 1641), Engraver, print dealer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
TAVERNIER, Melchior (died 1641), Engraver, print dealer

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Belgian, 16th – 17th century, male.

Born 1564 (?), in Antwerp; died 1641, in Paris.

Engraver, print dealer.

Melchior was son of Gabriel Tavernier. He was engraver to the king in 1614 and engraved historical subjects and plans.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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