Pierre Parrocel

French (1670 - 1739)
Pierre Parrocel George Keith, 10th Earl Marischal, 1694 - 1778. Jacobite About 1716


Born 1670
Died 1739
Nationality French

The fourth generation of a family of painters, Pierre Parrocel was born in Avignon and appears to have spent his career in France. Primarily a painter of religious works in the Baroque tradition, he is best known for decorating and painting commissions for a number of churches in southern France, including the Chapel of the Black Penitents and the Cathedral at Avignon.