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Last NameBoitard    
Given NameLouis Philippe    
alt. NamesL. P. B. ; sometimes also incorrectly Louis Pierre B. ;    
Marriageyes    
Children    
Year born1733 fl.     
Year died1770    
Place of death    
Father's occupationillustrator and draughtsman François Boitard (c. 1670 - c. 1717)    
Relatives    
Educationby his father    
Country of ActivityUnited Kingdom    
Worked foranatomist Bernh. Siegfr. Albinus: Tabulae sceleti et musculorum corporis humani (London 1747) ;     
Patronage    
Collaboratorsengraver ->Louis Gérard Scotin ; engraver Simon Francois Ravenet ; engraver ->C. Grignion ; engraver ->S. F. Ravenet for plates in Albinus ;    
Techniquesanatomical copper engraving    
Sample(s)http://www.nlm.nih.gov/exhibition/historicalanatomies/Images/1200_pixels/Albinus_t09.jpg    
Archival sourceshttp://www.tate.org.uk/art/artists/louis-philippe-boitard-2740    
Published sourcesChoulant 1920: 296 ; L'Illustration Anatomique de la Renaissance au Siècle des Lumières (Neuchatel 1998: 56-6) ;    
otherL. P. B. came with his father to England, probably in the first quarter of the eighteenth century, where he married and settled; active in London 1733-54.    
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