in Oxford Art Online
P ublished online January 2003 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Graphic Design and Typography; Archaeology; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 1313 words.
(b Givry, nr Chalon-sur-Saône, Jan 4, 1747; d Paris, April 28, 1825).
French museum director, writer, graphic artist, collector, archaeologist and diplomat. He was the son of...