Pierre Puget

Wikioo.org - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Pierre Puget

Style: Baroque

Place: Marseille

Born: 1620

Death: 1694

Nationality: France

Biography:

Pierre Paul Puget (16 October 1620 - 2 December 1694) was a French painter, sculptor, architect and engineer. Puget was born in Marseille. At the age of fourteen he carved the ornaments of the galleys built in the shipyards of his native city, and at sixteen the decoration and construction of a ship were entrusted to him. Soon after he went to Ital...