Jean-Honoré Fragonard

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Style: Rococo

Place: Grasse

Born: 1732

Death: 1806

Nationality: France

Biography:

Jean-Honoré Fragonard (French pronunciation: 5 April 1732 - 22 August 1806) was a French painter and printmaker whose late Rococo manner was distinguished by remarkable facility, exuberance, and hedonism. One of the most prolific artists active in the last decades of the Ancien Régime, Fragonard produced more than 550 paintings (not counting drawin...