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Last NameDesfriches    
Given NameAignan Thomas    
alt. NamesA. T. D. ; Mr. Desfriches d'Orléans ;    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1715 in Orléans    
Year died1800    
Place of deathOrléans, Loiret    
Father's occupationmerchant in sugar industry    
Relatives    
Educationhad to abort drawing studies in Paris to help struggling family business (suppliers for slave owners in sugar industry)    
Country of ActivityFrance    
Worked forHenri Louis Duhamel du Monceau (1700-1782): L'Art de rafiner le sucre (1764) ; Louis Daniel Arnault de Nobleville & Etienne Chardon de Courcelles: Manuel des dames de charité ou Formules de médicamens faciles (1765) ;    
Patronage    
Collaboratorsengraver Jan Palthe ; engraver J. B. Tilliard ;    
Techniquesbotanical and natural drawing, charcoal, engraving, and painting    
Sample(s)    
Archival sourcesMusée des beaux-arts d'Orléans    
Published sourcesPinault et al. 1984: 82 ;    
otherChâteau de la Cartaudière in Saint-Pryvé-Saint-Mesmin. Collector.    
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