Reference Entry

Mercier, Philip [formerly Philippe] (1691–1760), painter and etcher

John Ingamells

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/18576

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Prints and Printmaking
  • Drawing and Pastels
  • Painting

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

Mercier, Philip [formerly Philippe] (1691–1760), painter and etcher, was born in Berlin, the son of Philippe Mercier, a Huguenot tapestry weaver at the royal factory in that city. ‘Reicrem’ (his surname in reverse) was sometimes used as a signature on his paintings. He studied in ...

Reference Entry.  940 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Prints and Printmaking ; Drawing and Pastels ; Painting

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.