French, 18th – 19th century, male.
Active from 1760 to 1820.
Engravers (aquatint), print dealers. Historical subjects, portraits, genre scenes, hunting scenes, costume studies.
Little is known about these two engravers, Charles François Gabriel Levachez father and son, who worked in aquatint and colour, and whose works are difficult to distinguish. Printers of line-engravings and print dealers, they were astute merchants, in tune with the tastes of their time, and skilled in choosing what subjects to offer to the public. Their works still command very high prices and the following deserve particular mention: ...