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us: Beaumont, Albanis, 1755-1812

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    • us: Albanis Beaumont, Jean-François, 1755-1812
    • us: Beaumont, Jean-François-Albanis, 1755-1812
    • us: Albanis de Beaumont, Jean François, 1755-1812
    • us: De Beaumont, Jean François Albanis, 1755-1812
    • us: Beaumont, Albinus, 1755-1812
    • us: Beaumont, Giovanni Francesco, 1755-1812
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    • Birth Place

        (naf) Chambéry (France)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Italy
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Great Britain
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) France
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) London (England)
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    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Landscape painting
          (lcsh) Topographical drawing
            (lcsh) Engraving
          • Occupation

              (lcsh) Artists
                (lcsh) Landscape painters
                  (lcsh) Drafters
                    (lcsh) Engravers
                      (lcsh) Printmakers
                  • Earlier Established Forms

                      Beaumont, Albanis, ca. 1755-1812
                  • Sources

                    • found: His Travels through the Rhaetian Alps, 1792: t.p. (Albanis Beaumont)
                    • found: Dict. Biog. Fran. (Beaumont, Jean-Francois-Albanis; b. 1755; d. 1812)
                    • found: Oxford DNB online, viewed 7 Feb. 2014 (Beaumont, Jean François Albanis; engraver and landscape painter; born at Chambéry in 1755; in the early 1790s the duke of Gloucester took Beaumont to London, where he remained during the French Revolution; there he went into partnership with Thomas Gowland and employed Cornelius Apostool as engraver, publishing views of Switzerland, Mediterranean France, and Piedmont; he afterwards took to landscape painting; he retired to La Vernaz, in the Haute Savoie, and died in 1812)
                    • found: Allgemeines Künstlerlexikon database, viewed online 7 Feb. 2014 (Beaumont, Jean François; other names: Albanis de Beaumont, Jean François; Beaumont, Albinus; Beaumont, Giovanni Francesco; born 1755 in Chambéry (Savoie); master draughtsman; engraver; graphic artist; architect; landscape painter; painter; died 1812)
                    • found: Mallalieu, H. The dictionary of British watercolour artists up to 1920, 2002 (Beaumont, Sir Albinus; born in Piedmont; a landscape painter who became a naturalised Englishman)
                    • found: Benezit. Dictionary of artists, 2006 (Albanis de Beaumont, Jean François; painter, engraver, draughtsman; active in London)
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                    • 1985-04-01: new
                    • 2014-02-08: revised
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