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Duflos, Claude-Augustin, 1700-1786


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  • Fuller Name

    • Claude-Augustin-Pierre
  • Variants

    • Duflos, Cl., 1700-1786
    • Duflos, C. L., 1700-1786
    • Duflos, Claude, le jeune, 1700-1786
    • Duflaud, Claude-Augustin, 1700-1786
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        17000510
    • Death Date

        17860227
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Address: Rue Galande, Quartier latin , Paris
        • Affiliation Address:
        • City: Paris
    • Birth Place

        Paris (France)
    • Death Place

        Paris (France)
    • Associated Locale

        Netherlands
    • Gender

        male
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  • Sources

    • found: Voltaire. Oeuvres de Mr. de Voltaire, 1743-1745:v. 1, plates (illustrations to La Henriade, several signed: Cl. Duflos fecit)
    • found: BN Fonds français, 18e s.:v. 8, page 55 (Duflos (Claude) le jeune; engraver; son of Duflos (Claude) le père, 1665-1727; one of Boucher's engravers; collaborated in the illustration of numerous works; sometimes signed "C.L. Duflos," apparently for Cl., since his forenames are given as Claude-Augustin in his "scellé après décès")
    • found: Allgemeines Künstlerlexikon, Sept. 25, 2014(Duflos, Claude-Augustin; variant name: Duflaud, Claude-Augustin; copper engraver; graphic artist; born Paris, 1700.05.10; died Paris, 1786.02.27; one of 13 children of the engraver Claude (I) Duflos and considered his successor; signed: Cl. Duflos or C.L. Duflos; studied in the Netherlands with Bernard Picart and produced book illustrations there; later, he settled in Paris and lived there until his death at the address given in his engravings, Rue Galande, Quartier latin; a preferred interpreter of François Boucher; produced many ornaments for book illustrations and illustrations for the works of Voltaire (Henriade, Mérope), Thomas Corneille, d'Alembert, Newton and others)
    • found: Bénézit, via Oxford Art Online, Sept. 25, 2014(Duflos, Claude Augustin Pierre, born 1700, died 1786; engraver; engraved works after Boucher, Pater, Schenau, Benard, Le Barbier and others)
    • found: ULAN, Sept. 25, 2014(Duflos, Claude-Augustin (French engraver, 1700-1786))
  • Change Notes

    • 2014-09-25: new
    • 2014-09-26: revised
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