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Jean-Francois De Troy The Oyster Lunch oil painting


The Oyster Lunch
Painting ID::  3206
Jean-Francois De Troy
The Oyster Lunch
1735 Musee Conde, Chantilly

   
   
     

Jean-Francois De Troy Charles Mouton the Lutanist (mk05) oil painting


Charles Mouton the Lutanist (mk05)
Painting ID::  20665
Jean-Francois De Troy
Charles Mouton the Lutanist (mk05)
Canvas 54 1/4 x 41 1/2''(138 x 106 cm)Acquired in 1924 R.F

   
   
     

Jean-Francois De Troy Esther Fainting before Ahasuerus (mk05) oil painting


Esther Fainting before Ahasuerus (mk05)
Painting ID::  20715
Jean-Francois De Troy
Esther Fainting before Ahasuerus (mk05)
1737 Canvas 126 x 185''(320 x 470 cm)Design for a tapestry;Salon of 1737;collection of Louis XV INV

   
   
     

Jean-Francois De Troy The Oyster Lunch (nn03) oil painting


The Oyster Lunch (nn03)
Painting ID::  23516
Jean-Francois De Troy
The Oyster Lunch (nn03)
1735 Oil on canvas 186 x 120 cm 73 1/4 x 47 1/4 in Musee Conde Chantilly

   
   
     

Jean-Francois De Troy The Artist s Wife,jeanne oil painting


The Artist s Wife,jeanne
Painting ID::  28327
Jean-Francois De Troy
The Artist s Wife,jeanne
mk60 ca.1704 Oil on canvas 40 1/2"x31"

   
   
     

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     Jean-Francois De Troy
     French 1679-1752 Jean-Francois De Troy Gallery Jean François de Troy was born on January 27, 1679 in Paris. The successful career of Jean François de Troy was based initially on large historical and allegorical compositions, such as Time Unveiling Truth (1733) in the National Gallery, London, but he is now most highly regarded for his smaller and more spirited scenes of elegant social life. They are among the best of those that rode on the wave of Watteau's success??indeed The Alarm, or the Gouvernante Fid??le (Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1723) was attributed to Watteau in the 19th century. A versatile artist, he made tableaux de modes famous, painting histories and mythologies in a colourful and fluent manner which owed something to both Veronese and Peter Paul Rubens. He undertook commissions for Versailles and Fontainebleau between 1724 and 1737, and designed two sets of tapestries for the Gobelins, each of seven subjects, the Histoire d'Esther (1737-40) and the Histoire de Jason (1743-6). In 1738 he was appointed Director of the French Academy in Rome, and spent the rest of his life there. De Troy's wife died prematurely, and he lost of all his seven children. Jean François de Troy died on January 26, 1752 in Rome.

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