Étienne Fessard

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The Holy Family, with St. Charles Borromeo; after Scarsellino, ca. 1750

Étienne Fessard, a French engraver, was born in Paris in 1714. He was a pupil of Edme Jeaurat, and proved an artist of sufficient merit to be appointed one of the engravers to the king. He died in Paris in 1774. He executed a considerable number of plates, among which are the following:

Portraits[edit]

Jeanne d'Albret, Queen of Navarre

Subjects after various masters[edit]

The Virgin enthroned, with SS. Francis, John, and Catharine; after Correggio, ca. 1750

References[edit]

  • Public Domain This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainBryan, Michael (1886). "Fessard, Etienne". In Graves, Robert Edmund. Bryan's Dictionary of Painters and Engravers (A–K). I (3rd ed.). London: George Bell & Sons.