Marie Antoinette, Queen of France

Publisher Jean-Baptiste Isabey French

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Jean-Baptiste Isabey (1767-1855) was a French painter and print maker specialized in portraits and miniatures. He enjoyed official favour from the time of Louis XVI to Napolean III. Isabey studied under Jacques-Louis David (1748-1825) and received one of his first portrait commissions from Marie Antoinette (1774-1792). The genre painter and printmaker Eugène Isabey (1804-86) was his son and student.

Marie Antoinette, Queen of France, Jean-Baptiste Isabey (French, Nancy 1767–1855 Paris), Etching and engraving

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