Charles Lebrun

French Pand art Theorist , Paris1619-190 Virtual dictator of the arts in France until the death of Colbert in 1683. He established his reputation by a series of decorative schemes, and his own greatest compositions, which immortalize the achievements of the crown, are at Versailles. He became a founder, rector, chancellor, and finally director of the Academie Royale de Peinture et de Sculpture. He was also director of the Gobelins factory and Premier Peintre (1664). His Tent of Darius (1661), for Louis XIV, is a model of legibility, with the explicit and varied gesture and expression of the figures deriving from ideas expressed by Poussin. Lebrun's influential treatise,

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Charles Lebrun Daedalus and Icarus oil painting


Daedalus and Icarus
Painting ID::  29072
Artist: Charles Lebrun
Painting: Daedalus and Icarus
Introduction: mk65 Oil on canvas 75x49"
   
   
     

Charles Lebrun Portrait of Chancellor Seguier oil painting


Portrait of Chancellor Seguier
Painting ID::  30584
Artist: Charles Lebrun
Painting: Portrait of Chancellor Seguier
Introduction: mk68 Oil on canvas 9'8"x11'6" Paris 1655-1657
   
   
     

Charles Lebrun The adoracion of the shepherds oil painting


The adoracion of the shepherds
Painting ID::  42039
Artist: Charles Lebrun
Painting: The adoracion of the shepherds
Introduction: mk166 1690 I Wave on cloth 91x46cm Museum of the Louvre Paris
   
   
     

Charles Lebrun equestrian portrait of louis xlv oil painting


equestrian portrait of louis xlv
Painting ID::  56093
Artist: Charles Lebrun
Painting: equestrian portrait of louis xlv
Introduction: mk247 c.1668,oil on canvas,129.5x73.5 in,329x187 cm,musee de la chartreuse,douai,france
   
   
     

Charles Lebrun Weinie Mrs. Lebrun self-portrait oil painting


Weinie Mrs. Lebrun self-portrait
Painting ID::  56906
Artist: Charles Lebrun
Painting: Weinie Mrs. Lebrun self-portrait
Introduction: mk250 the year 1790. Oil painting on fabric 254 x 205.7 cm. Florence.
   
   
     

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     French Pand art Theorist , Paris1619-190 Virtual dictator of the arts in France until the death of Colbert in 1683. He established his reputation by a series of decorative schemes, and his own greatest compositions, which immortalize the achievements of the crown, are at Versailles. He became a founder, rector, chancellor, and finally director of the Academie Royale de Peinture et de Sculpture. He was also director of the Gobelins factory and Premier Peintre (1664). His Tent of Darius (1661), for Louis XIV, is a model of legibility, with the explicit and varied gesture and expression of the figures deriving from ideas expressed by Poussin. Lebrun's influential treatise,