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Last NameGautier d'Agoty    
Given NameJacques Fabien    
alt. NamesJ. F. ; Jakob Fabian G. / G. D. P. / G. d'Agoty père / Gautier Dagoty le père ;     
MarriageMarie Anne Moreau    
Childrenpainter J.-B. André; engraver Arnaud Eloi engraver Edouard ; engraver H.Louis ; portraitist J. Fabien G. (1747-1781) ; Marguerite (1764-1xxx)    
Year born1710 / 1711 or 1716 c. in Marseilles    
Year died1785    
Place of deathParis    
Father's occupation    
Relativesmother née d'Agoty; her son added her maiden name since 1756 to differ from LeBlon's asst. Gautier de Montdorge    
EducationMedicine; pupil of math./color theoretician Louis-Bertrand Castel in Paris; asst to engraver/painter-> Jakob Christoffel Le Blon    
Country of ActivityFrance    
Worked forJoseph-Guichard Duverney (1648-1730): Essai d'Anatomie en tableaux (1745 & Suite 1745-46) ; M. Mertrud: J. G. d. A.: Anat. parties génération (1773) ;    
PatronageAcadémie des sciences et Belles-Lettres de Dijon (member); King's privilege and pensionnaire; Queen Marie-Antoinette     
Collaboratorsprinter Quillau ; printer Lamesle ; artist and engraver->J. J. Sue the Elder ; his 5 sons ; anatomist. J. F. Duverney ; anatomist Pierre Tarin ;    
Techniquesgouache, oil, pastels, engraving, mezzotint, etching wallpaper & textile color printing http://www.bium.univ-paris5.fr/histmed/medica/gda.htm    
Sample(s)web2.bium.univ-paris5.fr/livanc/?cote=00641&do=chapitre , http://www.library.utoronto.ca/anatomical/RBAI083/0003-0-0.jpg    
Archival sourceswww.gutenberg-e.org/lowengard/C_Chap12.html; Sarah Lowengard: Industry & Ideas 2006    
Published sourcesAKL 50 2006: 303 ; ThB 13 1920: 290 ; Choulant 1920: 35 & 270-4 ; Thornton & Reeves 1983: 78 ; P. Pizon: oeuv anat d.JFG, in: Presse Medicale 58, 1950: 1486-8 ; Sarah Lowengard: Industry & Ideas (2006) ; L'Illustration Anatomique de la Renaissance 1998: 74-84 ; Putscher 1972: 52 ;    
otherNice, Dijon, London. superimposed anat. plates. Modified LeBlon's color printing technique. JFG: Chromogénèse contre Newton 1752-5; he also dissected. G: Myologie 1746; Observ. l'hist. nat., physique et peinture 1752-5 (1st illustrated scientific series).    
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