Self portrait of jean auguste dominique ingres jean auguste dominique ingres (august 29, 1780 - january 14, 1867) was a french neoclassical painter at the time of his death, pastoret had collected no fewer than seven works by ingres, and would have had more, if the painter had been able to fulfill all of his eager. Jean auguste dominique ingres was one of the great neoclassical painters, but his style could sometimes waiver explore his training and attitude. Jean-auguste-dominique ingres (1780 – 1867) was a french neoclassical artist ingres was born in montauban, france, the first of seven children ingres sent “oedipus and the sphinx” and “the valpinçon bather,” hoping by these two paintings to demonstrate his mastery of the male and female nude. Ingres was steeped in the academic tradition, which centred on study from the nude and classical art he became the defender of a rigid classicism which contrasted with the romanticism of delacroixingres saw himself as a history painter, the highest goal of academic art portraiture he thought of less importance, but he is. The works of jean-auguste-dominique ingres (1780-1867) represent the apotheosis of the neoclassical style, while equally hinting at future developments in art his canvases ingres became the leader of the french tradition of neoclassical painting after the death of jacques-louis david he was also one of the finest.
Find the latest shows, biography, and artworks for sale by jean-auguste- dominique ingres studying under jacques-louis david for four years, jean- auguste-dom. Jean-auguste-dominique ingres (29 august 1780 – 14 january 1867) was a french neoclassical painter although note: some of ingres' paintings contain nudity he found inspiration in the works of raphael, in etruscan vase paintings, and in the outline engravings of the english artist john flaxman. Today is the birthday of french neoclassical painter, jean-august-dominique ingres famous for his there he created some notable works including “ oedipus and the sphinx” and “la grande odalisque” — paintings that demonstrated his mastery of both the male and female nude he continued to send. Full name: jean-auguste-dominique ingres short name: ingres date of birth: 29 aug 1780 date of death: 14 jan 1867 focus: paintings, drawings mediums: oil, wood subjects: figure, fantasy, scenery art movement: neoclassicism hometown: montauban, france jean auguste dominique ingres page's content.
The painting shown is la grande odalisque by jean-auguste-dominique ingres, completed in 1814 ce and first exhibited at the paris titian's work had established the tradition of the reclining female nude placed in a seductive pose for a presumably male audience like titian, ingres places the figure on a bed in a. J-a-d ingres, in full jean-auguste-dominique ingres, (born august 29, 1780, montauban, france—died january 14, 1867, paris), painter and icon of cultural conservatism in 19th-century france ingres became the principal proponent of french neoclassical painting after the death of his mentor, jacques-louis david.
This large scale study was presumably a preparatory work for a lost or never executed portrait it depicts the painter's god-daughter, palmyre meurice (1819- 1874), known to her friends and family as 'myrette' her father, the neoclassical painter jean-pierre granger, was a close friend of ingres' and she herself studied art,. The composition pays homage to the neoclassical master of line, jean-auguste- dominique ingres, whose work picasso had admired since his youth, and whose portrait of madame moitessier the spanish painter had first encountered in 1921 resting his model's head on her hand, and replacing madame moitessier's fan.
Jean auguste dominique ingres was a 19th-century neoclassical french painter ingres was born in montauban, france, on august 29, 1780 from 1806 to 1824, ingres traveled to rome and florence to study renaissance art, concentrating on works by raphael when he was 28 he painted the valpinçon bather. The source (french: la source) is an oil painting on canvas by french neoclassical painter jean auguste dominique ingres the work was begun in florence around 1820 and not completed until 1856, in paris when ingres completed the source, he was seventy-six years old, already famous, and president of the école.
Most of david's students disappointed him by adapting his austere and didactic neoclassicism to other ends jean-auguste-dominique ingres (1780-1867), for example, turned his principles to the service of conventional masculine taste although ingres fervently desired acceptance as a history painter, his elegant images. Jean-auguste-dominique ingres french painter movement: neoclassicism born: august 29, 1780 - montauban, france died: january 14, 1867 - paris, france although the painting still centers on the classical male nude, the narrative is more complicated than david's moral universe and suggests a step towards the. Neoclassicism, romanticism, and realism in france jean‑auguste‑ dominique ingres (1780‑1867) from the start of his career, jean-auguste- dominique ingres believed in the primacy of line, an idea promoted by jacques louis david since the 1780s but ingres then developed the idealism of line into.