Find out more about the greatest 18th Century French Painters, including Jacques-Louis David, Eugène Delacroix, Louise Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun, John James Audubon and Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres.
Jacques-Louis DavidJacques-Louis David
30 August 1748
Neoclassical Style Painter
Eugène DelacroixEugène Delacroix
26 April 1798
Painter

Marie TussaudMarie Tussaud
01 December 1761
Artist

Camille CorotCamille Corot
16 July 1796
French painter

Joseph DucreuxJoseph Ducreux
26 June 1735
Painter

François BoucherFrançois Boucher
29 September 1703
Painter, Engraver
Jean-Honoré FragonardJean-Honoré Fragonard
 

Paul DelarochePaul Delaroche
17 July 1797
Painter, Artist

Jean-Baptiste-Siméon ChardinJean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin
02 November 1699
Painter, Artist
Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-TriosonAnne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson
29 January 1767
Painter

Hubert RobertHubert Robert
22 May 1733
Curator, Painter
Jean-Baptiste GreuzeJean-Baptiste Greuze
21 August 1725
Painter

Horace VernetHorace Vernet
30 June 1789
Painter

Jean-Étienne LiotardJean-Étienne Liotard
22 December 1702
Painter

Antoine-Jean GrosAntoine-Jean Gros
16 March 1771
Painter, Artist

Ary SchefferAry Scheffer
10 February 1795
painter, sculptor
Maurice Quentin de La TourMaurice Quentin de La Tour
05 September 1704
Artist

Claude Joseph VernetClaude Joseph Vernet
14 August 1714
Painter

Philip James de LoutherbourgPhilip James de Loutherbourg
31 October 1740
Painter

Jean-Baptiste DebretJean-Baptiste Debret
 
Louis-Léopold BoillyLouis-Léopold Boilly
 

François-Thomas GermainFrançois-Thomas Germain
17 April 1726
Silversmith
Jean-Marc NattierJean-Marc Nattier
17 March 1685
Painter

Merry-Joseph BlondelMerry-Joseph Blondel
 

Nicolas-Antoine TaunayNicolas-Antoine Taunay
11 February 1755
Painter
Marie-Guillemine BenoistMarie-Guillemine Benoist
 

Nicolas de LargillièreNicolas de Largillière
10 October 1656
Painter
Nicolas-Jacques ContéNicolas-Jacques Conté
04 August 1755
Painter

Vivant DenonVivant Denon
04 January 1747
Artist

Étienne Maurice FalconetÉtienne Maurice Falconet
01 December 1716
Sculptor
Pierre-Narcisse GuérinPierre-Narcisse Guérin
13 March 1774
Painter

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Jean-Baptiste OudryJean-Baptiste Oudry
17 March 1686
Painter
Élisabeth Vigée-LebrunÉlisabeth Vigée-Lebrun
16 April 1755
Painter

Nicolas LancretNicolas Lancret
22 January 1690
Painter

François GirardonFrançois Girardon
10 March 1628
Sculptor

Carle VernetCarle Vernet
14 August 1758
Painter
Jean François de TroyJean François de Troy
27 January 1679
Painter
Jean-Baptiste PigalleJean-Baptiste Pigalle
26 January 1714
Sculptor

Nicolas CoustouNicolas Coustou
09 January 1658
Sculptor

Claude MichelClaude Michel
20 December 1738
Sculptor

Louis-François LejeuneLouis-François Lejeune
03 February 1775
Painter
Jean-Baptiste IsabeyJean-Baptiste Isabey
11 April 1767
Painter

Edmé BouchardonEdmé Bouchardon
29 May 1698
Sculptor

Daniel MarotDaniel Marot
1661 AD
Architect

Jean Bérain the ElderJean Bérain the Elder
04 June 1640
Draughtsman

Augustin PajouAugustin Pajou
19 September 1730
Sculptor
Charles-Nicolas CochinCharles-Nicolas Cochin
22 February 1715
Engraver

Louis-François RoubiliacLouis-François Roubiliac
31 August 1702
Sculptor
Antoine PesneAntoine Pesne
29 May 1683
Painter

Antoine CoypelAntoine Coypel
11 April 1661
Painter

François Marius GranetFrançois Marius Granet
17 December 1775
Painter
Jean-Baptiste LemoyneJean-Baptiste Lemoyne
15 February 1704
Sculptor

Charles-Antoine CoypelCharles-Antoine Coypel
11 July 1694
Painter
Charles CressentCharles Cressent
16 December 1685
Sculptor

Charles de La FosseCharles de La Fosse
15 June 1636
Painter

Alexandre-François DesportesAlexandre-François Desportes
24 February 1661
Painter

Noël CoypelNoël Coypel
25 December 1628
Artist

Guillaume Coustou the ElderGuillaume Coustou the Elder
25 April 1677
Sculptor
Henrietta JohnstonHenrietta Johnston
1674 AD
Artist

Claude GillotClaude Gillot
28 April 1673
Painter

Jean JouvenetJean Jouvenet
01 May 1644
Painter

Thomas GermainThomas Germain
15 August 1673
Silversmith
Jean-Charles FrançoisJean-Charles François
04 May 1717
Engraver

Jean Germain DrouaisJean Germain Drouais
25 November 1763
Painter
Philippe GrandjeanPhilippe Grandjean
1666 AD
Engraver

Auguste Gaspard Louis DesnoyersAuguste Gaspard Louis Desnoyers
19 December 1779
Engraver

Antoine MassonAntoine Masson
1636 AD
Painter
François DumontFrançois Dumont
07 January 1751
Painter

Juste-Aurèle MeissonierJuste-Aurèle Meissonier
17 March 1695
Sculptor
Louis-Jean DesprezLouis-Jean Desprez
1743 AD
Painter

Charles-André Van LooCharles-André Van Loo
15 February 1705
Painter

David d'AngersDavid d'Angers
12 March 1788
Sculptor
Pierre-Paul Prud'honPierre-Paul Prud'hon
04 April 1758
Painter