Nicolas Vleughels
(French, 1688 - 1737)
Self Portrait
by Nicolas Vleughels
This person is associated with: Rococo
French Rococo painter.

He failed at the Prix de Rome in 1694 for Lot and his daughters Leaving Sodome (won by Noël Neveu), but he still went in Italy for more than a decade, between 1704 and 1715. After his return to Paris, he became friend with Watteau.

He was appointed academician in 1716 (December 31), then director of the French Academy in Rome from 1724 to his death in 1737.

He married Pannini's daughter.

Name:Nicolas Vleughels
Dates:1688 - 1737
Nationality:French
Sex:No data
Self Portraits
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Top owners of works by this artist
Private collection10 artworks
Musée du Louvre(France - Paris)4 artworks
Musée des Beaux Arts de Valenciennes(France - Valenciennes)2 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NY(United States - New York)1 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-Petersburg(Russian Federation - St. Petersburg)1 artworks
Fitzwilliam Museum(United Kingdom - Cambridge)1 artworks

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