Painters Paintings Pierre Subleyras (1699 – 1749): The Studio of the Painter, 1746, Oil on canvas, …
Painters Work Pierre Subleyras (1699 – 1749): The Studio of the Painter, 1746, Oil on canvas, 125 x 99 cm, Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Vienna
Pierre Subleyras was a French painter who settled completely in Rome after successful the Grand Prix de Rome in 1727. He painted quite a lot of topics, together with portraits and still-lifes, however he’s most extremely regarded for his spiritual work.
His work right here represents the painter’s studio in Rome through which he has depicted himself 3 times. On the underside left within the foreground, he sits on a low stool and holds up a second self-portrait exhibiting him as a younger man. The determine proven from again on the easel can be the painter. Held on the partitions and supported on easels there are twenty-five work interspersed with small-scale plaster casts of serious artworks on pedestals and items of furnishings.