Jean Raoux was seven years older than Watteau. He became quite popular during the Régence and significantly helped develop a new “French style.” He worked for Philippe d’Orléans and Catherine of Russia, Voltaire compared him to Rembrandt. Later he became mostly forgotten until the Musée Fabre in his native Montpellier made a large exhibition of his works from November 2009 to April 2010.

This Diane au bain, sized 64×80cm, from about 1721, is located in that museum.

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