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Last NameMassé    
Given NameJean Baptiste    
alt. NamesJ. B. M. ;     
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1687 Paris / Châteaudun, Eure-et-Loir    
Year died1767    
Place of deathParis    
Father's occupation    
Relativesjeweller Jacob Massé; nephew Fizeau with his wife Marie Anne née Massé    
Educationpupil of painter Jouvenet & enamellist Châtillon;     
Country of ActivityFrance    
Worked for    
PatronageAcademy Royale; king's privilege 1723; 1759 "garde des tableaux" to King Louis XV    
CollaboratorsCharles Le Brun ; 1687 draughtsman & engraver to Académie des Sciences ; Mémoires de l'Académie ; Godefroy ; M. de Marigny ; Mlle Basseporte ;    
Techniquesnatural painting, copperplate engraving, and drawing ; miniature    
Sample(s)    
Archival sources    
Published sourcesAKL ; ThB 24 1930: 219 ; Portalis 3: 57-68 ;    
otherFriend of Voltaire.    
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