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Last NameMilbert    
Given NameJacques Gérard    
alt. NamesJ. G. M. ; J. G. Milbert ;    
Year born1766 in Paris    
Year died1840    
Place of deathParis    
Father's occupation    
Educationpupil of Pierre-Henri de Valenciennes    
Country of ActivityMauritius    
Worked forexplorer Nicolas Baudin (1754-1803) ; J. M.: Voyage pittoresque à l'Ile-de-France & Teneriffe (1812) ;     
Patronagedrawing master at Ecole nationale superieure des mines Paris;     
Collaboratorsengraver Michel Garnier ; LeBrun ; Matthew Dubourg ; Frédéric Salathé (1793-1860) ;    
Techniquesgeographical, topographical, and natural painting and drawing    
Sample(s)www.nysm.nysed.gov/research_collections/collections/history/general/hiscollect4.html ; http://freepages.history.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~bldr/sparta.htm    
Archival sourcesMuséum National d'Histoire Naturelle Paris    
Published sourcesPinault 1991: 83 ; Y. Laissus, in: Revue d'histoire des sciences 34 (1981): 269 ; Nissen: Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 (without number) ;    
otherNaturalist and landscape painter & dir. engravings on "Géographe" of Baudin's Australia expedition (1800-04), left sick 1801 on Mauritius; USA 1815-23.     

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