ROLAND DE LA PORTE, Henri-Horace
(b. ca. 1724, Paris, d. 1793, Paris)
Still-Life with a Carafe of Barley Wine1787
Oil on canvas, 37 x 46 cm
Musée du Louvre, Paris
This painting is called 'La petite collation'. Roland de la Porte was a contemporary of Chardin and he painted simple still-lifes in Chardin's style. This still-life, set in front of a neutral background, is very close to the compositions of Chardin.