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Comte de Caylus

(1692—1765)


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(b Paris, 31 Oct. 1692; d Paris, 5 Sept. 1765).

French antiquarian, collector, patron, writer, and amateur printmaker. Caylus came from a wealthy aristocratic family and at an early age ...

Subjects: Art — Literature.


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