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date: 23 October 2019

Boit, Charleslocked

  • V. Remington


Boit, Charles (1662–1727), miniature painter, was born on 10 August 1662 in Stockholm, the son of Charles Boit, a French silk merchant and salt manufacturer, and his wife, Marie, daughter of Noak Creveleur of Calais, France. Boit served an apprenticeship to a goldsmith in ...

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