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|Date from||Date to||Event||Source|
|1738||He is a student of Roblin , master of drawing of the guards of the Navy in Brest .||ref:673|
|1.1742||Appointed Elève Dessinateur de la Marine at Brest|
as Roblin's assistant
|1750||1757||Appointed Maître de Dessin des Gardes de la Marine at Brest||ref:673|
|1751||He collaborates in the engraving of views of Le Havre drawn in commemoration of Louis XV's trip to this city in 1749 .||ref:673|
|1752||Appointed Dessinateur au Dépôt des Cartes et Plans de la Marine at Paris||ref:673|
|1752||Appointed Membre Adjoint de l’Académie de Marine||ref:673|
|aft.1756||He brings back a series of drawings from the campaign of Minorca .||ref:673|
|20.5.1756||Battle of Minorca|
|1757||Appointed Dessinateur de la Marine||ref:673|
|1762||Appointed Membre du Bureau des Géographes de la Guerre||ref:673|
|1766||1767||He was commissioned by Le Tellier de Courtanvaux , a member of the Academy of Sciences , to draw the plans for the "Aurore" corvette built in Le Havre .In 1767 , he takes part on board this ship in the experimental campaign conducted to test the new marine watches from Leroy .During the trip , a stopover in Boulogne sur Mer enabled her to survey the port of Ambleteuse on the mouth of the Slack (Pas de Calais) .||ref:673|
|1769||He is responsible for the models of the Grand Canal at Versailles.He was entrusted with the maritime education of the Dauphin and his brothers including shipbuilding , ship handling , the use of the compass , the history of the Navy , naval tactics , knowledge of ports .He drew sixty views and perspectives of the ports of France and the colonies for the Dauphin .||ref:673|
|1.10.1769||Appointed Ingénieur Ordinaire des Bâtiments Civils de la Marine||ref:673|
|1774||Appointed Membre Correspondant de l'Académie de Marine||ref:673|
Author , in particular between 1749 and 1754 , of five albums of drawings devoted to the main naval maneuvers .
From Military Navy or collection of the various vessels used in war , dedicated to Choiseul .
He produced the illustrations for the "Treaty of Naval Architecture" by Duhamel du Monceau and "Naval Tactics" by Bigot de Morogues .