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Last NameBasan    
Given NamePierre-François    
alt. NamesP.-F. B. ; Basan et Poignant ;     
MarriageMarie Drouet    
Children3    
Year born1723    
Year died1797    
Place of deathParis    
Father's occupationwine merchant    
RelativesAntoine-Simon-Ferdinand Basan (son) ; Henry-Louis Basan (son) ;    
Educationtaught by Etienne Fessard and Jean Daullé    
Country of ActivityFrance    
Worked forGeorge Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon (1707-1788) ;    
Patronage    
CollaboratorsNoël Le Mire ;    
Techniquesanimal and natural engraving and etching    
Sample(s)    
Archival sources    
Published sourcesNissen: Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 ; Dictionnaire des graveurs anciens et modernes depuis l'origine de la gravure (1767) ;    
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