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Claude Gillot

French draftsman, painter, and engraver

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Artist known for his elegant designs done in the Rococo manner of Audran; also for his predilection for scenes from the 'comedia dell'arte.' Few paintings survive; his work is known mainly through drawings and etchings.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500115197.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Claude Gillot:

Claude Gillot Harlequin Displeased with His Painter (Harlequin mécontant de son peinture), ca. 1716-1722 Etching and engraving on laid paper
Claude Gillot and Jean Audran Birth (La Naissance), ca. 1718-1722 Etching and engraving on laid paper
Claude Gillot and Jean Audran Education (L’Education), ca. 1718-1722 Etching and engraving on laid paper
Claude Gillot and Jean Audran Marriage (Le Mariage), ca. 1718-1722 Etching and engraving on laid paper
Claude Gillot and Jean Audran Funeral (Les Obseques), ca. 1718-1722 Etching and engraving on laid paper
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