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Last NameDesprez    
Given NameLouis-Jean    
alt. NamesL.-J. D. ;    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1743 in Auxerre, Bourgogne    
Year died1804    
Place of deathStockholm, Sweden    
Father's occupation    
Relatives    
Educationpupil of Jean-Francois Blondel, Jacques Desmaisons, and Jean-Rodolphe Perronet ; Académie royale d'architecture, Paris ;    
Country of ActivityFrance    
Worked forJean-Rodolphe Perronet (1708-1794) ; Abbé de Saint-Non: Voyage pittoresque (1781-6) ;    
PatronageEcole des Ponts et Chaussées; prof dof architecture & drawing at Ecole Royale Militaire; Gustavus III of Sweden; Botanical Garden Uppsala    
Collaboratorsetcher Francesco Piranesi ; Chatelet ;    
Techniquesnatural and landscape drawing, painting, and engraving ; hand-colouring and architectural design    
Sample(s)https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Louis_Jean_Desprez    
Archival sourcesMusée de l'Assistance Publique ; Musée Carnavalet ;    
Published sourcesN. G. Wollin: Desprez en Italie 1933: 109-15 ; Pinault et al. 1984: 10f., 15, 32 & 34 ;    
otherFurther Place of Activity: Italy (1777-84).    
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