Tag: Rococo

Jean-Honoré Fragonard

(1732–1806) Jean-Honoré Nicolas Fragonard   Born April 5 1732 Grasse (France) Died August 22 1806 Paris (France) Great-granddaughter Berthe Morisot (1841-1895) Occupation Painter Printmaker Award Prix de Rome

Giambattista Tiepolo

(1696–1770) Giovanni Battista Tiepolo The artist’s works: La regina Zenobia davanti all’imperatore Aureliano c.1717 Museo del Prado, Madrid Allegoria dei pianeti e dei continenti 1752 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York L’Olimpo, o Trionfo di Venere 1761–1764 Museo del Prado,…

Joshua Reynolds

(1723–1792) Sir Joshua Reynolds, RA, FRS, FRSA The artist’s works: David Garrick between Tragedy and Comedy 1760–1761 Private Collection Portrait of Lord Donounghmore 1780–1790 Pinacoteca di Brera, Milano Born July 16 1723 Plympton (England) Died February 23 1792 London (England) Occupation…

Thomas Gainsborough

(1727–1788) The artist’s works: David Garrick 1770 National Portrait Gallery, London Born baptized May 14 1727 Sudbury, Suffolk (England) Died August 2 1788 London (England) Cause of death Cancer Occupation Painter