Jacques Le Moyne
(c. 1533 - 1588)
Jacques Le Moyne was active/lived in France, United States. Jacques Le Moyne is known for painting.
Biography Jacques Le Moyne
Jacques de Morgues Le Moyne was an explorer who, along with John White and Theodore de Bry, provided the first pictures of America with narratives of French [Huguenot] settlements in Florida, 1562-1565.
Following is the artist's description of the Timucuan Indian Tribe :
As an artist I have always been drawn to travel. I thirst for new landscapes and exotic people as subjects for my canvas. The Saturiwa, A Timucuan tribe, meet me and my countrymen openly I have spend a great deal of time trying to capture their nobility in images to bring back to France.
So far, I've completed many drawings and painting of various aspects of their lives. I've made sketches of their king and queen and of them worshipping their gods. The
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