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Last NameSolvyns    
Given NameFrançois Balthazar‏     
alt. NamesF. B. S ; Frans Baltazard / Balt. / Balthazar / Baltasar ; François Balthazard ;    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1760    
Year died1824    
Place of death    
Father's occupation    
Relatives    
Educationpupil of André-Bernard Quentenment at the Académie des Beaux Arts in Antwerp c. 1777; studied w. Francois-André Vincent in Paris 1778-80 ;    
Country of ActivityIndia    
Worked forCostume of hindostan: elucidated by sixty coloured engravings ; Les Hindoûs ;    
Patronage    
Collaborators    
Techniquesanthropological, ethnographical, and topographic drawing    
Sample(s)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frans_Balthazar_Solvyns#mediaviewer/File:Route_dans_le_Bangale-Fran%C3%A7ois_Balthasar_Solvyns_mg_8562.jpg ;     
Archival sourcessee http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frans_Balthazar_Solvyns & further links there    
Published sourcesR. L. Hardgrave: Portraits of the Hindus ; B. S. & the european Image of India 1780-1824 (Oxford 2004) ; Natasha Eaton: B.s. & the navigation of precision, Journal of Historical Geography 43(2014): 49-59 ;    
otherFlemish printmaker, marine painter & journeyman artist, who lived in Calcutta (present-day Kolkata, India) 1791-1803.    
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