Santerre, Jean Baptiste
French, 17th – 18th century, male.
Born 23 March 1651, in Magny-en-Vexin (Val-d'Oise); died 21 November 1717, in Paris.
Painter, draughtsman. Religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes.
Santerre was the pupil of François Lemaire and Bon Boullogne. He became an Academician on 18 October 1704, and exhibited at the Salon in the same year. In Versailles he founded an academy for women, and designed a great many interesting models for their studies. Many of his works have been engraved....