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Last NamePuget    
Given NamePierre Paul    
alt. NamesP. P. P. ; Pierre Puget ;    
Marriage1: Paule Boulet (1626-1690) in 1647 ; 2: Madeleine de Tabourin in 1691    
Childrenpainter and architect François Puget (1651-1707)    
Year born1622 in Château-Follet near Marseille    
Year died1694    
Place of deathMarseille    
Father's occupationarchitect, sculptor, and master mason Simon Puget (1xxx-1622)    
Relativesmaster mason Jean/Jehan (1611-1690) (brother) ; stone cutter and sculptor Gaspart (1615-85) (brother) ; lawyer Simon Tamburin (father-in-law)    
Education1636 sculptor Roman; 1640 sculpture in Florence; painting from Pietre de Cortone in Rome 1641    
Country of ActivityFrance    
Worked forJean-Baptiste Colbert ;    
PatronageLouis XIV ;    
Techniquestopographic drawing, marine painting, sculpture, and architectural design    
Archival sources    
Published sourcesPinault et al. 1984: 74f. ; P.-J. Mariette: Abecedario 1853-62, IV: 225 ; Jean Baptiste Deperthes: Hist art paysage 1822: 124-6 ; Bougerel Mem Hist Hommes illustr Provence (1752) ;    
otherFurther Places of Activity: Italy (1640 Florence, 1641-2 Rome), France (Paris), and Switzerland (Gênes). "Extremely jealous" Le Brun barred his way to royal commissions (Mariette); sickness forced him to abandon painting.    

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