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.

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Name:Jean Raoux
Dates:1677 - 1734
This artist has 47 artworks in the database. Add more!
Top owners of works by this artist
Private collection18 artworks
Musée Fabre(France - Montpellier)11 artworks
Musée du Louvre(France - Paris)2 artworks
Musée Calvet(France - Avignon)2 artworks
The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts(Russian Federation - Moscow)2 artworks
Palais des Beaux Arts de Lille(France - Lille)2 artworks
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Tours(France - Tours)1 artworks
Schloss Weissenstein - Pommersfelden(Germany - Pommersfelden)1 artworks
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen(France - Rouen)1 artworks
J. Paul Getty Museum - Los Angeles(United States - Los Angeles)1 artworks
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Dijon(France - Dijon)1 artworks

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

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