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Last NameJacquin    
Given NameNicolaus Joseph    
alt. NamesN. J. v. J. ; Nikolaus Josef Freiherr von Jacquin ;    
Marriage    
Childrenbotanist/chemist Joseph Franz Freiherr von Jacquin (1766-1839); Emil Gottfried (1767-92); Franziska (1769-1850) pianist    
Year born1727 in Leiden, Netherlands    
Year died1817    
Place of deathVienna    
Father's occupation    
Relatives    
Educationmedicine, chemistry, and botany at the Universities of Leiden, Paris, and Vienna ;    
Country of ActivityAustria    
Worked forN. J. v. J.: Florae Austriacae (1773-8) ; Icones Plantarum Rariorum [Abbildungen seltener Pflanzen] (Vienna 1781) ;    
PatronageJoseph II, Holy Roman Emperor ; Franz I ;    
Collaboratorsprinter and fremason Christian Friedrich Wappler (1741–1807) ;    
Techniquesbotanical drawing and watercolor painting    
Sample(s)http://fog.ccsf.cc.ca.us/irazumov/lectures/illustration/botanical/18thcentury.html    
Archival sourcesBritish Museum Natural History Banksian coll. http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nikolaus_Joseph_von_Jacquin    
Published sourcesAKL ; Nissen: Botan. Buchillustration 1966 ; Walpole 1969: 5f. ; Johnston 1992: nos 463, 474, 500 & 539 ; J. F. v. J. In: Österreichisches Bio Lex 1815–1950 (ÖBL) 3,1965: 52 ; Sawyer 1971: 145 ;    
otherFurther Place of Activity: Netherlands. West Indies & Central America.    
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