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Artists who influenced Jean-Antoine Watteau
He is best known for his invention of a new genre, the fête galante, a small easel painting in which elegant people are depicted in conversation or music-making in a secluded parkland setting. His particular originality lies in the generally restrained nature of the amorous exchanges of his characters, which are conveyed as much by glance as by gesture, and in his mingling of figures in contempora ... more (Google)Artists who were influenced by Jean-Antoine Watteau

Peter Rubens

(Musee du Louvre)

Perfect Accord
(Los Angeles County Museum)

Francisco de Goya

Anthony van Dyck

Party in Open Air


François Boucher

Jan Steen

Gersaint's Shop Sign

Pilgrimage to Cythera
(Musee du Louvre)

Thomas Gainsborough

Nicolaes Berchem

(Metropolitan Museum of Art)


Jean-Siméon Chardin