Jean Raoux
(French, 1677 - 1734)
This person is associated with: Rococo
French rococo painter from Montpellier.

He trained under Antoine Ranc then Bon Boullogne. He won the Prix de Rome in 1704 for his David killing Goliath with his slingshot (lost painting). Academician in 1717.

Along with Watteau, his main competitor, he created the Rococo style in painting; therefore his compositions are only dedicated to young charming women in privacy.

Name:Jean Raoux
Dates:1677 - 1734
Nationality:French
Sex:No data
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Top owners of works by this artist
Private collection18 artworks
Musée Fabre - Montpellier11 artworks
Palais des Beaux Arts de Lille2 artworks
Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts - Moscow2 artworks
Musée du Louvre - Paris2 artworks
Musee Calvet - Avignon2 artworks
Musee des Beaux-Arts - Rouen1 artworks
Musee des Beaux-Arts - Dijon1 artworks
Musée des Beaux-Arts - Tours1 artworks
Schloss Weissenstein - Pommersfelden1 artworks
Museum of the Order of St John - London1 artworks

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Explanation:
This person died over 70 years ago (in 1734).