Jean-Baptiste Deshays de Colleville
(French, 1729 - 1765)
This person is associated with: Rococo
French Rococo painter. He trained under Restout, then Boucher, to whom he married the daughter.

He failed at the Prix de Rome in 1750 for his Laban Giving his Daughter in Marriage to Jacob (attributed to Joseph Melling), but won it the next year with his Job on the Dung-hill.

Appointed academician in 1758. He died young at 36.

Name:Jean-Baptiste Deshays de Colleville
Dates:1729 - 1765
Nationality:French
Sex:No data
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Private collection10 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NY2 artworks
Los Angeles County Museum of Art1 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DC1 artworks
Musée Fabre - Montpellier1 artworks
Musée de la Chartreuse, Douai1 artworks

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This person died over 70 years ago (in 1765).