Artist biography

after LOUIS PHILIPPE BOITARD active 1734–1760

L.P. Boitard was a book illustrator and draughtsman of contemporary life. Born in France, son of François Boitard (c.1670–c.1717), illustrator and draughtsman; came with his father to England, probably in the first quarter of the eighteenth century, where he married and settled.


Published in:
Elizabeth Einberg and Judy Egerton, The Age of Hogarth: British Painters Born 1675-1709, Tate Gallery Collections, II, London 1988