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Antoine Pesne


Figure a. history painter, Prussian court painter under three kings, trained by his father a. Charles de la Fosse, court painter of Louis XIV, with a scholarship he travelled Italy in 1705-10 when he was called as court painter to Berlin, he collaborated in embellishing the palaces build by Knobelsdorff, among others Sanssouci palace, with his intimate portraits in the tradition of Watteau he is one of the main exponents not only of Prussian but also of French Rococo. Mus.: Paris (Louvre), Potsdam, Berlin, Dresden a. others Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit a. others.

Likeness of a Lady

Antoine Pesne (Paris 1683 - Berlin 1757), attr.

Likeness of a Lady


Result € 7.400,00| Auction: November 2012 (11/2012)

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An elegant Party in a Park

Antoine Pesne (Paris 1683 - Berlin 1757), attr.

An elegant Party in a Park


Result € 5.400,00| Auction: Juni 2011 (06/2011)

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