French, 18th – 19th century, male.
Born 1757, in Niort (Deux-Sèvres); died 1828.
Painter, copyist. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits.
His religious and mythological scenes and his portraits sometimes have a lyric quality reminiscent of Delacroix. He is also known for his Schemes for a New System for Promotion of the Arts...