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François de Troy

male / French
Qualifications
painter
Nationality/school
French
Born
Toulouse 1645-02
Deceased
Paris 1730-05-01
Family relationships
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son of Antoine de Troy; father of Jean François de Troy
See also
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Teacher at academy/university
Académie Royale de Peinture et de Sculpture (Parijs)
from 1674 on, in 1693 as a professor, from 1708 as director. In 1722 he became warden of the academy
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Subjects
This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
Christian religious scene, allegory, mythology, princely portrait, portrait
contributed to the popularization of the allegorical portrait
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niet bij Gerson
Creation date: 1992-01-26; Last modified date: 2020-10-02

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