Louis Galloche

French, 1670-1761

Louis Galloche

French, 1670-1761

Louis Galloche, who painted classical, mythological, and religious subjects, excelled most in his …

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Louis Galloche, who painted classical, mythological, and religious subjects, excelled most in his depictions of nature. In fact, as a professor at the Académie in Paris, he was known for his then-unconventional practice of taking his pupils to the countryside to paint en plein air. His many students included François …

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