Nicolas de Largillière (1656-1746)
Sitter associated with 3 portraits
Artist associated with 41 portraits
Nicolas de Largillière, painter and draughtsman, was born in Paris. He studied under Flemish artist Goubau. In 1686 Largillière was elected a member of the Academie de Peinture as a painter of portraits and historical subjects. He was most acclaimed as a portraitist of women.
by Nicolas de Largillière
oil on canvas, 1695
All paintings by this artist on the BBC Your Paintings website