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Jean Francois de Troy

Jean Francois de Troy

 

Artist: Jean François de Troy

Dates: 27 January 1679 – 26 January 1752

Nationality: French

Title of Piece: Bacchus and Ariadne

Bacchus and Ariadne by Jean Francois de Troy

Bacchus and Ariadne by Jean Francois de Troy

Brief Biography: De Troy was a Rococo painter and tapestry designer. He is highly recarded for his spirited scenes of elegant social life. He was made Director of the French Academy in Rome.

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