Jean-Baptiste Debret (18 April 1768 ? 28 June 1848) was a French painter, who produced many valuable lithographs depicting the people of Brazil. Debret studied at the French Academy of Fine Arts, a pupil of the great Jacques-Louis David (1748?1825) to whom he was related. He accompanied David to Rome in the 1780s. His debut was at the Salon des Bea...
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