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Boucher, François, 1703-1770

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Personal name headingBoucher, François, 1703-1770
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Variant(s)Bushe, Fransua, 1703-1770
Associated countryFrance
Birth date1703-09-29
Death date1770-05-30
Place of birthParis (France)
Place of deathParis (France)
Field of activityPainting Watercolor painting Drawing Mural painting and decoration Engraving Tapestry cartoons
AffiliationAcadémie française Salon (Exhibition : Paris, France)
Profession or occupationPainters Watercolor painters Engravers Muralists Illustrators
Found inFrançois Boucher (1703-1770), 1982: page 257 (born September 29, 1703, Paris, son of a painter; painter; 1723 won first prize at the Académie; lived in Paris; 1725, first exhibition; 1734 became Academician) page 262 (1751 appointed to the Salon Jury) page 266 (died May 30, 1770, at the Louvre)
Benezit dictionary of artists in Oxford art online, viewed September 7, 2018 (Boucher, François; French, 18th century, male; born 29 September 1703, in Paris; died 30 May 1770, in Paris; painter, watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman (including red chalk/ink/wash), illustrator, engraver, lithographer; historical subjects, mythological subjects, religious subjects, allegorical subjects, portraits, rustic scenes, genre scenes, interiors with figures, animals, landscapes with figures, landscapes; designs for tapestries, decorative schemes, murals, decorative panels, miniatures)