Louis de Silvestre d. J.
Jean-Baptiste Greuze (1725-1805)

Louis de Silvestre d. J.,

um 1754
Material / Technology / Carrier
Leinwand, doubliert
Dimensions of the object
73 x 60 cm
Displayed
AP OG Saal XIIa
Genre
Malerei
Inventory number
FV 7
Acquisition
1986 vom Pinakotheks-Verein zum 150. Geburtstag der Alten Pinakothek erworben
Stock
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München
Citation
Jean-Baptiste Greuze, Louis de Silvestre d. J., um 1754, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München, URL: https://www.sammlung.pinakothek.de/en/artwork/apG9z9n4Zn (Last updated on 25.08.2022)
This picture shows Louis de Silvestre the Younger, the director of the Royal Academy of Painting in Paris and former court painter in Saxony. Greuze, as a young man, is reputed to have painted this portrait in front of the members of the Academy as a demonstration of his skill.

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