Du Quesnoy family [De Quesnoy; Duquesnoy; Quesnoi; Quesnoy.]
- Lydie Hadermann-Misguich
Southern Netherlandish family of sculptors. (1) Jérôme Du Quesnoy (i) was a busy sculptor who played a large part in the artistic revival in the southern Netherlands following the religious and iconoclastic disturbances of the 16th century. His son (2) François Du Quesnoy was one of the most eminent sculptors in Europe in the 17th century. After an early training in his ...