(1634 - 1699)
Jean-Baptiste Monnoyer was active/lived in France. JeanBaptiste Monnoyer is known for still life painting.
Biography Jean-Baptiste Monnoyer
Jean-Baptiste Monnoyer was the most acclaimed French still life
painter of the 17th centurry. Following his artistic training, which is
thought to have taken place in Flanders, he moved to Paris at age 19.
There he was engaged in the decoration of various town palaces before
joining the artistic circle of Charles Le Brun, who was responsible for
the decoration of the royal palaces. Through this, Monnoyer found work
in Vincennes, Saint-Cloud, Versailles, and Marly.
After painting some narrative works during his early phase, Monnoyer
soon specialised in still lifes with a penchant for elegant flower
arrangements enlivened by valuable vases, draperies, and architectural
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