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Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin (November 2, 1699 - December 6, 1779) was an 18th-century French painter. He is considered a master of still life.

Chardin was born in Paris, the son of a cabinetmaker, and rarely left the city. He lived on the Left Bank near Saint-Sulpice until 1757, when Louis XV granted him a studio and living quarters in the Louvre.

Chardin entered into a marriage contract with Marguerite Saintard in 1723, whom he did not marry until 1731. He served apprenticeships with the history painters Pierre-Jacques Cazes and Noel-Nicholas Coypel, and in 1724 became a master in the Academie de Saint-Luc.



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The Copper Drinking Fountain c. 1734 - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
The Copper Drinking Fountain c. 1734
The Child with a Teetotum, Portrait of Auguste-Gabriel... - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
The Child with a Teetotum, Portrait of Auguste-Gabriel...
The Embroiderer, c.1773 - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
The Embroiderer, c.1773
The Laborious Mother, c.1740 - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
The Laborious Mother, c.1740
Classical Figure - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
Classical Figure
Still Life With Jar Of Apricots - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
Still Life With Jar Of Apricots
The Laundress - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
The Laundress
Still Life - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
Still Life
Still Life With Carafe  Silver Goblet And Fruit - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
Still Life With Carafe Silver Goblet And Fruit
Still Life With Copper Pan And Pestle And Mortar - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
Still Life With Copper Pan And Pestle And Mortar
Still Life with Fish - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
Still Life with Fish
A Basket Of Peaches - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
A Basket Of Peaches
The Silver Goblet, c.1768 - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
The Silver Goblet, c.1768
The Officers' Mess or The Remains of a Lunch, 1763 - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
The Officers' Mess or The Remains of a Lunch, 1763
Girl Peeling Vegetables - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
Girl Peeling Vegetables
A Game of Billiards, c.1720-26 - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
A Game of Billiards, c.1720-26
Sideboard - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
Sideboard
A Chemist in his Laboratory, or The Prompter, or A... - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
A Chemist in his Laboratory, or The Prompter, or A...
Domestic Pleasures - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
Domestic Pleasures
Still-life with Silver Beaker, Fruit and Bottles on... - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
Still-life with Silver Beaker, Fruit and Bottles on...
Still Life with a Bottle of Olives, 1760 - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
Still Life with a Bottle of Olives, 1760
The Good Education, 1753 - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
The Good Education, 1753
The Young Draughtsman, 1737 - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
The Young Draughtsman, 1737
Still Life With Copper Cauldron And Eggs - Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin - www.jean-baptiste-simeon-chardin.org
Still Life With Copper Cauldron And Eggs
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