LANGLOIS, Jérôme-Martin
(b. 1779, Paris, d. 1838, Paris)

Cassandra Imploring Minerva's Vengeance against Ajax, Who Has Outraged Her

c. 1810
Oil on canvas, 38 x 46 cm
Private collection

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.