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Last NameMoreau    
Given NameJean Michel    
alt. NamesJ. M. M. ; Moreau le jeune ;     
MarriageFrançoise Nicole Pineau in 1765    
Childrendaughter    
Year born1741 in Paris    
Year died1814    
Place of deathParis    
Father's occupation    
Relativesbrother: Louis Gabriel Moreau; grandson: Hor. Vernet; wife's uncle: Laurent François Prault, publisher.    
Education    
Country of ActivityFrance    
Worked forastronomer and explorer Jean-Baptiste Chappe d'Auteroche (1722-1769): Voyage Sibérie (1768) ; Buffon ; Œuvres complètes de Voltaire ;    
PatronageSt Petersburg Academy ; dessinateur du Roi at Louvre, Paris ;    
CollaboratorsJean-Baptiste le Prince ; Caresme de Fécamp ; engraver Le Bas ;    
Techniquesastronomical, natural, animal, and landscape drawing, painting, and etching    
Sample(s)www.artexpertswebsite.com/pages/artists/jm_moreau.php    
Archival sourcesRosenbach Foundation, Philadelphia; Pushkin Museum, Moscow, Louvre & bib. Ecole Ponts et Chaussées, Paris    
Published sourcesAKL ; Pinault 1991: 73 & 173 ; Pinault et al. 1984: 26 & 77f. ;    
otherFurther Places of Activity: Russia (St Petersburg 1758-9) and Italy. Mostly known for genre scenes.    
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