Oudry's Painted Menagerie


Subject:
Animals , Painting & Painters , Painting & Painters , Art & Photographs

Description:
The website for this past exhibition features images of the work of Jean-Baptiste Oudry (1686???1755), who was "one of the finest painters of animals in European Art. ... [It] features his vibrant animal portraits as well as decorative arts inspired by the craze for exotic animals in 18th-century Europe." Also provides an exhibition overview, "menagerie switch" game and blog entries. From the Getty Museum, Los Angeles. (Some features may not work in all browsers.)

Publisher:
The J. Paul Getty Trust

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.getty.edu/art/exhibitions/oudry/


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