Chauveau, FnRANCOI, a French painter, designer, and engraver, was born at Paris in 1613, and studied under Laurent de Lahire. The number of his plates is 4000. He was admitted into the Royal Academy of Painting and Sculpture in 1663. The following are his principal works. The Annunciation; The Repose in Egypt; The Virgin and Infant with. St. John; The, Crucifixion; - The, Mystery of the Sacrament; Christ with the Disciples at Emmaus; The. Nativity ; The Holy Family. He died at Paris, Feb. 3, 1676. See Hoefer, Nouv. Biog. Generale, s.v.; Spooner.-Biog. Hist. of the Fine Arts, s.v.