Adrien Carpentiers (Biographical details)

Adrien Carpentiers (painter/draughtsman; Flemish; British; Male; 1739 - 1778)

Also known as

Carpentiers, Adrien; Charpentier

Biography

Portrait painter, possibly of Flemish origin; not the son of sculptor Andries Carpentière; active in England from 1739; in Kent 1739; in Bath 1743; in Oxford 1745; in East Anglia from 1751; in Norwich 1757; settled in London c. 1760; exhibited SA 1760-67, FS 1762-66, and RA 1770-74; acquainted with foreign artists working in London, including Zuccarelli and Roubiliac; d. London 1778.