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Last NameDorigny    
Given NameNicolaus    
alt. NamesN. D. ;    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1652 or 1658 in Paris    
Year died1746    
Place of death    
Father's occupationpainter and engraver Michel Dorigny (1617-1663)    
Relatives    
Educationtrained as a lawyer, but turned to the arts around 1680 after he became deaf    
Country of ActivityFrance    
Worked for    
Patronageknighted by King George I in 1720; Academie de Peinture et de Sculpture (member since 1725)    
Collaborators    
Techniquesarchaeological, architectural, and historical copper engraving and painting    
Sample(s)http://boekillustraties.dpc.uba.uva.nl/cgi/i/image/image-idx?type=booelan;c=nebillus;q1=Nicolas%20Dorigny;rgn1=vervaardiger;view=thumbnail    
Archival sourcessee further links in http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicolas_Dorigny    
Published sourcesBryan 1 1886 ; AKL ;    
otherFrench printmaker and painter, invited to England by Queen Anne in 1711 where he stayed until 1725.    
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