Friday, 4 September 2009

Pierre L'Enfant

While we are in the territory of the battle painters of Louis XV's reign we might as well look at this man's work More images here

And here. Someone who was a student of Parrocel was this man (1704-87) - also famous for being father of Pierre Charles L'Enfant - a man who had a commission in the Continental army and was the architect of the American capital.

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