Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Jean-Baptiste-Henri Deshays

 (1729 - 1765)
Jean-Baptiste-Henri Deshays was active/lived in France.  JeanBaptisteHenri Deshays is known for religion and mythology painting.

Self-portrait

Biography   Jean-Baptiste-Henri Deshays


Jean-Baptiste-Henri Deshays or Deshayes was a French painter of religious and mythological subjects.

Deshays was born in Colleville. His first training was under his father, the minor Rouen painter Jean-Dominique Deshays, he then spent a little time under Jean-Baptiste Descamps at his Ecole Gratuite de Dessin. He spent time in Hyacinthe Collin de Vermont's Paris studio from around 1740 to 1749 and Jean Restout II's from late 1749 to 1751. Both these had been pupils of Jean Jouvenet, and painted in the Grand Style of French history painting, a style Deshays adopted as his own.

While he was in Restout's studio, Deshays entered the Prix de Rome competition, winning second prize in 1750 with his painting Laban Giving his Daught   ...  Displaying 750 of 1701 characters.

    >   Continue reading about Jean-Baptiste-Henri Deshays

People viewing  Jean-Baptiste-Henri Deshays  also view


Hubert Robert

 
    
>  See more artists also viewed by people who viewed Jean-Baptiste-Henri Deshays


Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing

The Annunciation to the Shepherds; and The Adoration of the Shepherds
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Jean-Baptiste-Henri Deshays

Consider a subscription!  More info



An Allegory of the Arts
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Jean-Baptiste-Henri Deshays

Consider a subscription!  More info



Joseph and Potiphar's Wife
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Jean-Baptiste-Henri Deshays

Consider a subscription!  More info