(b. 1779, Paris, d. 1838, Paris)
Cassandra Imploring Minerva's Vengeance against Ajax, Who Has Outraged Herc. 1810
Oil on canvas, 38 x 46 cm
Langlois was an assistant in the studio of Jacques-Louis David, whose Neoclassical style strongly influenced Langlois. His historical and mythological paintings were also characterized by their drama and polished rendering of form.