Jean-Baptiste Marie Pierre

Guillaume_Voiriot_-_Portrait_of_Jean-Baptiste_Marie_Pierre

Portrait of Jean-Baptiste Marie Pierre by Guillaume Voiriot Born 6 March 1714 Died 15 May 1789 (aged 75) Nationality French

 

Jean-Baptiste Marie Pierre (Paris, 6 March 1714 – Paris, 15 May 1789) was a French painter, draughtsman and administrator.

Life

He was a student of Charles-Joseph Natoire at the Académie royale de peinture et de sculpture and painted a self-portrait in 1732. From 1770 to 1789 he was Premier peintre du Roi.

Jean-Baptiste Marie Pierre’s students included Étienne-Louis Boullée, Louis-Jacques Durameau, Nicolas-René Jollain, Friedrich Reclam, Étienne de La Vallée Poussin, Jean-Jacques-François Le Barbier, Antoine Vestier, Jean-Baptiste Tierce, and Hughes Taraval. Source Wikipedia.

 

 

 

Gallery

Jean-Baptiste_Marie_Pierre_-_Le_Rapt_d'Europe

The Rape of Europa (1750) Dallas Museum of Art.

Jean-Baptiste_Marie_Pierre_-_Jupiter_et_Antiope

Jupiter and Antiope


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