(b. 1699, Paris, d. 1779, Paris)
Attributes of Music1765
Oil on canvas, 91 x 145 cm
Musée du Louvre, Paris
This overdoor painting - together with the Attributes of Art (Louvre) and Attributes of Sciences (untraced) - was commissioned for the royal château of Choisy. This emblematic canvas has a sense of composition that would impress the cubists.