Poilly, François II de
French, 17th – 18th century, male.
Born 3 May 1671, in Paris; died 1723, buried the 17 April in Paris, in the parish of St-Benoît.
Draughtsman, engraver, print dealer.
François de Poilly II was the son of François de Poilly I and probably his pupil. Bellier and Auvray's dictionary confuses him with his father. His death certificate mentions his brothers: Charles de Poilly, an advocate in the parlement and Inspector General of Estates; Jean-Baptiste de Poilly, engraver and seller of line-engravings, and Nicolas de Poilly, a citizen of Paris. François II made engravings after Domenichino....