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Jean-Marc Nattier

Jean-Marc Nattier

Artist: Jean-Marc Nattier

Dates: 17 March 1685 – 7 November 1766

Nationality: French

Title of Piece: Terpsichore, Muse of Dance

 

Terpsichore, Muse of Dance by Jean-Marc Nattier

Terpsichore, Muse of Dance by Jean-Marc Nattier

Brief Biography: Nattier was a painter noted for his portraits of the Ladies of the French Court in mythological costume. These allegorical portraits were highly fashionable Nattier could beautify the sitter whist retaining her likeness.

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