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Claude Audran III
Nationality: 
french
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1658
Birth Place: 
Lyon
Death Date: 
1738
Born in Lyon and first worked as a decorative painter for Louis XIV at Versailles and Fontainbleau. Designed and decorated everything from harpsichords and furniture to vestments, embroidery and stained glass. Became a designer at the Gobelins in 1699. Appointed curator of the Palais de Luxembourg in 1704.