Jean (or Jehan) Fouquet

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Jean Fouquet

Also Known As: "Jean Fouquet"
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Birthplace: Tours, Indre-et-Loire, Centre-Val de Loire, France
Death: January 09, 1481 (61)
Tours, Indre-et-Loire, Centre-Val de Loire, France
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Son of Huguet Fouquet
Father of Jousselin Fouquet

Occupation: Renaissance Artist, Painter Father of the Miniture Painting Technique
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About Jean (or Jehan) Fouquet

Jean (or Jehan) Fouquet (1420–1481) was a preeminent French painter of the 15th century, a master of both panel painting and manuscript illumination, and the apparent inventor of the portrait miniature. He was the first French artist to travel to Italy and experience first-hand the early Italian Renaissance.

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Jean (or Jehan) Fouquet's Timeline

1420
1420
Tours, Indre-et-Loire, Centre-Val de Loire, France
1440
1440
Age 20
1481
January 9, 1481
Age 61
Tours, Indre-et-Loire, Centre-Val de Loire, France