Here are some other Jean-Etienne Liotard's oil paintings.
Buy Only Oil Painting.

All Jean-Etienne Liotard's Paintings.

Portrait of M.Levett and of Mlle Glavany Seated on a Sofa

mk155 Oil on card 24.7x36.4cm

Oil Painting ID::. 39938   Terms & Conditions
Oil Painting Reproductions We Have Painted.

How to stretch your painting?

Toll Free: 1-626-377-9367.      For special & big size, please click here.

Here you order HAND-PAINTED oil painting on canvas!
Portrait of M.Levett and of Mlle Glavany Seated on a Sofa, Jean-Etienne Liotard
Would you like old masters work for your portrait? Click here!
100% hand painted oil painting
Jean-Etienne Liotard Oil Paintings

Can I Get A Price For This Painting? Click & Ask!

 


Here are some oil paintings we have painted!



Jean-Etienne Liotard:

1702-1789 Swiss Jean Etienne Liotard Gallery He began his studies under Professor Gardelle and Petitot, whose enamels and miniatures he copied with considerable skill. He went to Paris in 1725, studying under J. B. Masse and François Lemoyne, on whose recommendation he was taken to Naples by the Marquis Puysieux. In 1735 he was in Rome, painting the portraits of Pope Clement XII and several cardinals. Three years later he accompanied Lord Duncannon to Constantinople. His eccentric adoption of oriental costume secured him the nickname of the Turkish painter. He went to Vienna in 1742 to paint the portraits of the imperial family. Still under distinguished patronage he returned to Paris. In 1744 he visited England, where he painted the princess of Wales in 1753, and went to Holland in 1756, where, in the following year, he married Marie Fargues. She also came from a Hugenot family, and wanted him to shave off his beard. Another visit to England followed in 1772, and in the next two years his name figures among the Royal Academy exhibitors. He returned to his native town in 1776. In 1781 Liotard published his Trait?? des principes et des r??gles de la peinture. In his last days he painted still lifes and landscapes. He died at Geneva in 1789. Liotard was an artist of great versatility, and though his fame depends largely on his graceful and delicate pastel drawings, of which La Liseuse, The Chocolate Girl, and La Belle Lyonnaise at the Dresden Gallery are delightful examples, he achieved distinction by his enamels, copperplate engravings and glass painting. He also wrote a Treatise on the Art of Painting, and was an expert collector of paintings by the old masters. Many of the masterpieces he had acquired were sold by him at high prices on his second visit to England. The museums of Amsterdam, Berne, and Geneva are particularly rich in examples of his paintings and pastel drawings. A picture of a Turk seated is at the Victoria and Albert Museum, while the British Museum owns two of his drawings. The Louvre has, besides twenty-two drawings, a portrait of Lieutenant General Hrault and a portrait of the artist is to be found at the Sala di pittori, in the Uffizi Gallery, Florence. While his son also married a Dutch girl, the Rijksmuseum inherited an important collection of his drawings and paintings. china oil painting Jean-Etienne Liotard Portrait of M.Levett and of Mlle Glavany Seated on a Sofa

Related Paintings to Jean-Etienne Liotard :.
| Oil painting in USA | Peter Paul Rubens567 | Jan Brueghel the Elder- (77) | Style of the Master of the Female Half-Lengths - Saint Christopher carrying the Infant Christ | Rubens, Pedro Pablo Brueghel el Viejo, Jan-El Oido-64 cm x 109,5 cm | Delacroix, Eugene -- Musiciens juifs de Mogador-Jewish musicians of Mogador | Otto Scholderer-Trauben und einer Kupferschale | Marin, John-Saint Martin's in the Field | VROOM, Hendrick Cornelisz.-Arrival of a Dutch Three-master at Schloss Kronberg srt | Carducci, Bartolommeo-The Flight into Egypt | Eduard Magnus-Portrait der Mathilde Grafin zu Lynar, geb. Grafin von Voss-Giewitz |

I can't find my painting and want a custom painting,
Click Here!

 














CONTACT US
Contact us!

Hang Your Painting On Wall Now!(Without Frame)   Buy Framed Oil Painting   Email

Jean-Etienne Liotard