in Oxford Art Online
P ublished online January 2003 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Metalwork; Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; Book Arts and Illustration; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 343 words.
(b Bordeaux, Nov 4, 1761; d Paris, Dec 10, 1822).
French medallist, engraver and illustrator. He was first apprenticed to the medallist André Lavau (d 1808) and then attended...