Prince Matthias of Tuscany employed Courtois on some striking works in his villa, Lappeggio, representing with much historical accuracy the prince's military exploits.
Davy, passing through Paris on his way to Italy at the end of 1813, obtained a few fragments of iodine, which had been discovered by Bernard Courtois (1777-1838) in 1811, and after a brief examination by the aid of his limited portable laboratory perceived its analogy to chlorine and inferred it to be an element.
Jacques Courtois was born at St Hippolyte, near Besancon, in 1621.
Supprimes ou omis par Courtois (3 vols., 1828); also bibliography in M.
The author gives a romantic description of the meeting with Cleopatra, with an interpolated dissertation on amour courtois as understood by the trouveres.
JACQUES COURTOIS (1621-1676) and Guillaume (1628-1679).
Guillaume Courtois died of gout on the 15th of June 1679.
As a Jesuit father, Courtois painted many works in churches and monasteries of the society.