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.

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Name:Jean-Baptiste Deshays de Colleville
Dates:1729 - 1765
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Private collection11 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NY(United States - New York)2 artworks
Musée Fabre(France - Montpellier)1 artworks
Los Angeles County Museum of Art(United States - Los Angeles, California)1 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DC(United States - Washington)1 artworks
Musée de la Chartreuse (Douai)(France - Douai)1 artworks

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

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