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Portrait of Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier and his wife

Portrait of Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier and his Wife is a double portrait of the French chemist Antoine Lavoisier and his wife and collaborator Marie-Anne . Commissioned from the French painter Jacques-Louis David in 1788 for 7,000 livres , the portrait remained in the family until 1924, when it was acquired by John D. Rockefeller . Since 1977, it has been held by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.

Painting: Jacques-Louis David

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