Franҫois Lemoyne
(French, 1688 - 1737)
This person is associated with: Rococo

French Rococo painter. He trained under Louis Galloche.

He won the Prix de Rome in 1711 for his Ruth gleaning in Boaz's field.

Elected member of the French Academy in 1718, professor in 1733, then appointed Premier peintre du Roi in 1736.

Exhausted by his work and depressed after the death of his wife, he committed suicide.

Name:Franҫois Lemoyne
Dates:1688 - 1737
Nationality:French
Sex:Male
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Private collection3 artworks
Wallace Collection - London(United Kingdom - London)2 artworks
Nationalmuseum - Stockholm(Sweden - Stockholm)1 artworks
Musée Rodin - Paris(France - Paris)1 artworks
Château de Versailles(France - Versailles, Greater Paris)1 artworks
The State Hermitage Museum - Saint Petersburg(Russian Federation - St. Petersburg)1 artworks
Museu de Arte de São Paulo Assis Chateaubriand(Brazil - São Paulo)1 artworks
Musée du Louvre(France - Paris)1 artworks
Musée d'art moderne André Malraux(France - Le Havre)1 artworks
Philadelphia Museum of Art(United States - Philadelphia, PA)1 artworks
Portland Art Museum - Oregon(United States - Portland, Oregon)1 artworks

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Explanation:
This person died over 70 years ago (in 1737).