List of Artists → Jean Baptiste Monnoyer
Jean Baptiste Monnoyer (Lille 1636 - London 1699, follower 18th cent.) - Artist
French flower painter. M. studied in Antwerp and immediately moved to Paris where he became member of the academy in 1665. He painted for the royal palaces in Trianon, Marly and Meudon. He accompanied the Duke of Montagu to London where he also worked for the royal court, among others in Hampton Court, Windsor and Kensington. Mus.: St. Petersburg (Hermitage), Paris (Louvre), Munich, Stockholm a. others. Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit.