Allegory of Winter

Jacques de La Joue the Younger French

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La Joue was a painter of ornament and architectural subjects. This canvas was designed as an overdoor and may have been one of a series representing the Four Seasons. The arabesques at the base and the curving balustrade are characteristic of Rococo design.

Allegory of Winter, Jacques de La Joue the Younger (French, Paris 1686–1761 Paris), Oil on canvas

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