Adèle Romany

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Adèle Romany
BornDecember 7, 1769
DiedJune 6, 1846
NationalityFrance
Auguste Vestris by Romany

Adèle Romany or Marie Jeanne Romanée (December 7, 1769 – June 6, 1846) was a French painter.

Biography[edit]

She was a pupil of Jean-Baptiste Regnault and is known for miniatures and portraits. In 1790 she married the miniature painter François Antoine Romany. She exhibited her works from 1793 to 1808 under the name Romany in the Paris Salon, but from 1808 to 1833 under the name Romanée. She painted a self-portrait along with the rest of her family, called Portrait of the Artist’s Family in Front of the Château de Juilly. It was sold at Christie's Paris on 26 June 2008. Romany died in Paris.

External links[edit]

Media related to Adèle Romany at Wikimedia Commons