Jean Baptiste Wicar (Biographical details)

Jean Baptiste Wicar (printmaker; painter/draughtsman; collector; French; Male; 1762 - 1834)

Also known as

Wicar, Jean Baptiste Joseph; Vicart, Jean Baptiste

Biography

Painter and collector. Napoleonic agent for the looting of works of art from Italy. Collection now in the musée Wicar in Lille.

Bibliography

exh. cat. Lille 1984
'J. B. Wicar et son temps', ed M.T.Caracciolo & G.Toscano, Villeneuve d'Ascq, 2007