Tortebat, François (1616-1690)

Tortebat, François (1616-1690)

François Tortebat was a pseudonym for Roger de Piles who was the personal secretary to Michel Amelot de Gournay, the French Councillor of State. De Piles was a controversial figure who was imprisoned for four years following his involvement in secret political missions.

Nationality: French
Born: 1616
Died: 1690

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François Tortebat, 18th-Century Anatomical Engraving

François Tortebat, 18th-Century Anatomical Engraving
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