jean pillement

  Shipwrecked Sailors Coming Ashore, second half of the 18th century, oil on canvas by Jean-Baptiste Pillement, French 1728-1808. Prado Museum, Madrid, Spain.

   Pillement was a painter and designer of exquisite and delicate landscapes. His work may be found in art galleries throughout the world. Engravings of his work spread the Rococo style and taste for chinoiserie in Europe.