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Last NameLeGrand    
Given NameLouis Claude    
alt. NamesL. C. LG ; Louis Le Grand / Legrand ;    
Marriage    
Childrenengraver Augustin Claude Simon Legrand (1765/66-1808/15/43)    
Year born1723 in Paris    
Year died1807    
Place of deathParis    
Father's occupation    
Relatives    
Education    
Country of ActivityFrance    
Worked forJean Baptiste Marie Huet (1745-1811) ; Bernard Germain Etienne de la Ville, comte de Lacépède (1756-1825) ; Comte de Buffon (1707-1788): Histoire naturelle Cab. Roy (1753) ;    
Patronage    
Collaborators->Jacques de Sève ; ->Charles Baquoy ; ->Juste Chevillet ; pupil Laurent Guyot (1756-1808) ;    
Techniquesnatural, animal, and zoological copperplate engraving and drawing    
Sample(s)http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b23002646 ; www.artoftheprint.com/artistpages/le_grand_louis_thebadger.htm    
Archival sourceshttp://books.google.de/books?id=Cc7pAAAAMAAJ&q=%22Louis+Claude+LeGrand%22++Buffon&dq=%22Louis+Claude+LeGrand%22++Buffon&hl=de&sa=X&ei=wAITT5gJ0eO1BtT-    
Published sourcesAKL ; ThB 12 1928: 572 ; Nissen: Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 ## 672f., 2043, 2348 & 2350 ; Blum 1993 ; Nagler XVI ; Chansigaud 2009: 67f. ; Pinault et al 1984: 65 ;    
otherActive in Paris see http://trove.nla.gov.au/picture/result?c=picture&q=creator%3A%22Baquoy%2C+Charles+%281721-1772%29.    
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