Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
Paris 1754-1829 French painter. His first teacher was the history painter Jean Bardin, who took him to Rome in 1768. Back in Paris in 1772, he transferred to the studio of Nicolas-Bernard Lepicie. In 1776 he won the Prix de Rome with Alexander and Diogenes (Paris, Ecole N. Sup. B.-A.) and returned to Rome, where he was to spend the next four years at the Academie de France in the company of Jacques-Louis David and Jean-Francois-Pierre Peyron. While witnessing at first hand Peyron's development of a manner indebted to Poussin and David's conversion to Caravaggesque realism, Regnault inclined first towards a Late Baroque mode in a Baptism of Christ (untraced; recorded in two sketches and an etching), then, in Perseus Washing his Hands (1779; Louisville, KY, Speed A. Mus.), to the static Neo-classicism of Anton Raphael Mengs.

 

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Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault The Education of Achilles by the Centaur Chiron (mk05) oil painting   

Painting ID::  20902
Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
The Education of Achilles by the Centaur Chiron (mk05)
1782 Canvas 103 x 84 1/2''(261 x 215 cm)Reception picture at the Academie Royale de Peinture et de Sculpture in 1783 Salons of 1783 and 1791;collection of the Academie Royale.INV 7282(MN)

   
   
     

 

 

Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault The Threrr Graces (mk05) oil painting   

Painting ID::  20903
Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
The Threrr Graces (mk05)
1793 Canvas 80 1/4 x 60 1/2''(204 x 154 cm)Bequest of Dr.Louis La Caze 1869 M I 1101(MN)

   
   
     

 

 

Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault The Origin of Painting: Dibutades Tracing the Portrait of a Shepherd oil painting   

Painting ID::  44030
Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
The Origin of Painting: Dibutades Tracing the Portrait of a Shepherd
1785 Oil on canvas, 120 x 140 cm

   
   
     

 

 

Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault The Genius of France between Liberty and Death oil painting   

Painting ID::  44050
Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
The Genius of France between Liberty and Death
1795 Oil on canvas, 60 x 49 cm

   
   
     

 

 

Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault The Three Graces oil painting   

Painting ID::  71806
Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
The Three Graces
Les Trois Grâces (The Three Graces), after an antique group now exhibited at the Library of the Duomo in Siena. Oil on canvas, 1797-1798.

   
   
     

 

 

Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault L ORIGINE DE LA SCULPTURE OU PYGMALION PRIANT VENUS D ANIMER SA STATUE oil painting   

Painting ID::  75248
Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
L ORIGINE DE LA SCULPTURE OU PYGMALION PRIANT VENUS D ANIMER SA STATUE
Date 1786 Medium peinture X l'huile ; toile Dimensions 120 X 140 cm (47.24 X 55.12 in) cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault Portrait of Jean-Pierre Bachasson, comte de Montalivet oil painting   

Painting ID::  76656
Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
Portrait of Jean-Pierre Bachasson, comte de Montalivet
1810(1810) Oil on canvas 216 ?? 141 cm (85 ?? 55.5 in) cjr

   
   
     

 

 

Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault Socrate arrachant Alcibiade du sein de la Volupte oil painting   

Painting ID::  81313
Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
Socrate arrachant Alcibiade du sein de la Volupte
Oil on canvas, 1791. H. 46 cm (18 in.), W. 68 cm (26 ¾ in.) cjr

   
   
     

 

 

Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault L'education d'Achille par le centaure Chiron oil painting   

Painting ID::  81493
Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
L'education d'Achille par le centaure Chiron
L'Éducation d'Achille par le centaure Chiron (Achilles educated by Chiron). Oil on canvas, 1782. cjr

   
   
     

 

 

Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault Socrate arrachant Alcibiade du sein de la Volupte oil painting   

Painting ID::  81647
Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
Socrate arrachant Alcibiade du sein de la Volupte
Socrate arrachant Alcibiade du sein de la Voluptx (Socrates Tears Alcibiades from the Embrace of Sensual Pleasure). Oil on canvas, 1791. Dimensions H. 46 cm (18 in.), W. 68 cm (26 ¾ in.) cjr

   
   
     

 

 

Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault Socrate arrachant Alcibiade du sein de la Volupte oil painting   

Painting ID::  82552
Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
Socrate arrachant Alcibiade du sein de la Volupte
Oil on canvas, 1791. Date Dimensions H. 46 cm (18 in.), W. 68 cm (26 ¾ in.) cjr

   
   
     

 

 

Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault Regnault Socrates Tears Alcibiades from the Embrace of Sensual Pleasure oil painting   

Painting ID::  85349
Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
Regnault Socrates Tears Alcibiades from the Embrace of Sensual Pleasure
Oil on canvas, 1791 cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault Socrates Tears Alcibiades from the Embrace of Sensual Pleasure oil painting   

Painting ID::  85350
Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
Socrates Tears Alcibiades from the Embrace of Sensual Pleasure
Oil on canvas, 1791. Date Dimensions H. 46 cm (18 in.), W. 68 cm (26 ¾ in.) cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault The judgement of paris oil painting   

Painting ID::  89554
Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
The judgement of paris
1820(1820) Medium oil on canvas cjr

   
   
     

 

 

Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault The Education of Achilles oil painting   

Painting ID::  90075
Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
The Education of Achilles
1782(1782) Medium oil on canvas cjr

   
   
     

 

 

Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault The judement of Paris oil painting   

Painting ID::  91112
Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
The judement of Paris
1820(1820) Medium oil on canvas cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault Achilles educated by Chiron oil painting   

Painting ID::  96419
Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
Achilles educated by Chiron
Oil on canvas, 1782. cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault The Judgment of Paris oil painting   

Painting ID::  98197
Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
The Judgment of Paris
1820(1820) Medium oil on canvas cyf

   
   
     

 

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Baron Jean-Baptiste Regnault
Paris 1754-1829 French painter. His first teacher was the history painter Jean Bardin, who took him to Rome in 1768. Back in Paris in 1772, he transferred to the studio of Nicolas-Bernard Lepicie. In 1776 he won the Prix de Rome with Alexander and Diogenes (Paris, Ecole N. Sup. B.-A.) and returned to Rome, where he was to spend the next four years at the Academie de France in the company of Jacques-Louis David and Jean-Francois-Pierre Peyron. While witnessing at first hand Peyron's development of a manner indebted to Poussin and David's conversion to Caravaggesque realism, Regnault inclined first towards a Late Baroque mode in a Baptism of Christ (untraced; recorded in two sketches and an etching), then, in Perseus Washing his Hands (1779; Louisville, KY, Speed A. Mus.), to the static Neo-classicism of Anton Raphael Mengs.