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Last NameLoutherbourg    
Given NamePhilippe Jacques    
alt. NamesP. J. d. L. ; Philipp Jakob de Lauterbourg / Lutherberg / Lutherbourg II / Esq. R. A.‏ de Loutherbourg ;    
Year born1740 in Straßburg / Strasbourg, Alsace    
Year died1812    
Place of deathChiswick, England    
Father's occupationminature painter    
Educationby painter Francesco Casanova (1727-1802)    
Country of ActivityFrance    
Worked for    
Patronagemember of Paris Academie des Beaux Arts & court painter ;     
Collaboratorsaquatint engraver -> William Pickett ; ->M. C. Prestel ; engraver ->J. C. Stadler ;    
Techniquessometimes technical sujets; mostly nonscientific naval, theatre & landscape painting    
Archival sourcesNational Maritime Museum; https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philip_James_de_Loutherbourg    
Published sourcesBénézit 1976 ; Klingender 1968/74: 85-92 & 249 ; Rudiger Joppier: Philippe Jacques de Loutherbourg, R.A., 1740-1812 (London 1973) ;     
otherAlsatian painter, illustrator, and scenographer, also interested in alchemy, cf. Mary Pratt: A pamphlet called A List of a Few Cures performed by Mr and Mrs De Loutherbourg, of Hammersmith Terrace, without Medicine, 1789. Since 1771 in London, England.    

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