Percier, Charles, 1764-1838

Alternative names

Hide Profile

Charles Percier and Pierre François Léonard Fontaine were French engravers, draftsmen, and painters who specialized in architectural subjects. They were frequent collaborators.

From the description of Design album [photographs], ca.1798-1804. (Winterthur Library). WorldCat record id: 122649308

French architect.

From the description of Choix des plus celebres maisons de plaisance de Rome & de ses environs, 1809. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 80686832

From the description of Plans de plusieurs chateaux, palais et residences de souverains, de France, d'Italie, d'Espagne et de Russie... (printed book with proofs and manuscript additions), Paris, 1830. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 79029266

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Percier & Fontaine collection, ca. 1790-ca. 1872. Aurora University, Phillips Library
creatorOf Percier, Charles, 1764-1838. Design for a covered vegetable dish, ca. 1812, attributed to Charles Percier and Pierre Francois Leonard Fontaine. J. Paul Getty Center, Arts Archives
creatorOf Percier, Charles, 1764-1838. Plans de plusieurs chateaux, palais et residences de souverains, de France, d'Italie, d'Espagne et de Russie... (printed book with proofs and manuscript additions), Paris, 1830. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Fontaine, Pierre François Léonard, 1762-1853. Letter, 1801. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Ade, Mathilde, 1877-1930. 19th century French artists' letters and other papers, 1719-1921. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Debret, Jean Baptiste, 1768-1848. Letters received, ca. 1806-1810. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Le Bas, Hippolyte, 1782-1867. Correspondence and miscellaneous papers, 1807-1864. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Percier, Charles, 1764-1838. Choix des plus celebres maisons de plaisance de Rome & de ses environs, 1809. Getty Research Library
referencedIn Académie des beaux-arts (France). Etat des indemnités de MM. les membres de l'Académie royale des Beaux Arts, pendant le mois de decembre 1834 : manuscript, 1834 15 novembre. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Percier, Charles, 1764-1838. Design album [photographs], ca.1798-1804. Winterthur Library
referencedIn Nineteenth-century French artists' letters and other papers, 1719-1921 Getty Research Institute
Role Title Holding Repository
Direct Relationships
Relation Name
associatedWith Académie des beaux-arts (France) corporateBody
associatedWith Debret, Jean Baptiste, 1768-1848. person
associatedWith Fontaine, Pierre François Léonard, 1762-1853. person
associatedWith Le Bas, Hippolyte, 1782-1867. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
France
Italy--Rome
France
Europe
Subject
Architecture--19th century
Architecture, Domestic
Statues--Drawings
Silverware
Decorative art
Furniture, Neoclassical
Interior decoration
Furniture
Neoclassicism (Architecture)
Palaces
Church buildings
Gardens--Design
Decoration and ornament
Decoration and ornament--Neoclassicism
Occupation
Function

Person

Birth 1764-08-22

Death 1838-09-05

French

French

Information

Permalink: http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ns2zj5

Ark ID: w6ns2zj5

SNAC ID: 53809164