(Marie Élisabeth Louise; 16 April 1755 - 30 March 1842) was a French painter, and is recognized as the most famous female painter of the 18th century. Her style is generally considered Rococo and shows interest in the subject of neoclassical painting. Vigee Le Brun cannot be considered a pure Neoclassist, however, in that she creates mostly portraits in Neoclassical dress rather than the History painting. In her choice of color and style while serving as the portrait painter to Marie Antoinette, Vigee Related Paintings of eisabeth Vige-Lebrun :. | Queen of France | Portrait of Prince Henry Lubomirski | Portrait of Pelagie Sapiezyna nee Potocka | Portrait de Marie Adrienne Potain | Portrait of Count Grigory Chernyshev with a Mask in His Hand |
Related Artists:August Neven du Mont
August Ludwig Mathaeus Neven du Mont (1866?C1909) was a German Painter, Master of Foxhounds for East Sussex and aristocrat. Very famous and popular during his lifetime he went from very successful to almost unknown after his early death in 1909. Historian Paul Clemen wrote two books about the life and work of the artist as well as one booklet which was never published. Most of Neven du Mont's Paintings were portraits for which he was most known. In July 1909, he died in his Manor House in Bexhill of which he was the last tenant before its destruction. He was also an ancestor of the well known German actor Sky du Mont.
Dutch Baroque Era Painter, 1622-1673MONNOYER, Jean-Baptiste
French Baroque Era Painter, ca.1634-1699