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DAC Collection Artist Information

Pierre-Paul Prud’hon

French painter and draftsman

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Born 4 April 1758. Student of F. Desvoges, painter, at the École de Dijon. Left Dijon for Paris in 1780. Became a member of the Institut de France in 1816.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500003716.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Pierre-Paul Prud’hon:

Pierre-Paul Prud’hon Une Famille Malheureuse, 1822 Lithograph
Pierre-Paul Prud’hon Une Lecture, late 18th century - early 19th century Lithograph
Pierre-Paul Prud’hon L’Enfant au Chien, 1822 Lithograph
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