in Oxford Art Online
P ublished online January 2003 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Architecture; 18th-Century Art. 373 words.
(b Paris, Feb 23, 1726; d Paris, Feb 27, 1786).
French engraver and writer. He won the Prix de Rome in architecture in 1747 and, under the sponsorship of the Abbé Ulrich-Frédéric...