Find out more about the greatest 16th Century French Painters, including Nicolas Poussin, Georges de La Tour, Simon Vouet, François Clouet and Jean Clouet.
Nicolas PoussinNicolas Poussin
15 June 1594
French Painter
Georges de La TourGeorges de La Tour
13 March 1593
Painter

GiambolognaGiambologna
1529 AD
sculptor

François ClouetFrançois Clouet
1515 AD
painter

Simon VouetSimon Vouet
09 January 1590
Painter

Bernard PalissyBernard Palissy
1510 AD
French potter and scientist
Jean ClouetJean Clouet
1480 AD
Painter

Christophe PlantinChristophe Plantin
1520 AD
Printer

Isaac OliverIsaac Oliver
1565 AD
Painter
François DuboisFrançois Dubois
 

Jean GoujonJean Goujon
1510 AD
Sculptor
Pierre LescotPierre Lescot
 

Germain PilonGermain Pilon
1525 AD
Sculptor

Trophime BigotTrophime Bigot
 

Jean BourdichonJean Bourdichon
 

Jean HeyJean Hey
1475 AD
Painter
Antoine CaronAntoine Caron
1521 AD
Painter

Jean Cousin the ElderJean Cousin the Elder
1500 AD
Painter

Esther InglisEsther Inglis
1571 AD
Artisan

Jean PerréalJean Perréal
1450 AD
Architect
Jean DuvetJean Duvet
1485 AD
Goldsmith

Jean BullantJean Bullant
1515 AD
Architect
Toussaint DubreuilToussaint Dubreuil
 

Jean Cousin the YoungerJean Cousin the Younger
1522 AD
Painter

Michel ColombeMichel Colombe
1430 AD
Sculptor
Jean MoneJean Mone
1500 AD
Sculptor

Léonard LimousinLéonard Limousin
1505 AD
Painter
Jan GossartJan Gossart
1478 AD
Painter

Toutin, JeanToutin, Jean
1578 AD
Artist