Nicolas Poussin

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Nicolas Poussin  (1594–1665) Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q41554 s:fr:Auteur:Nicolas Poussin q:ru:Никола Пуссен
Nicolas Poussin
Alternative names Niccolò Possino
Description French painter, draughtsman and decorator
Date of birth/death June 1594 19 November 1665
Location of birth/death Les Andelys Rome
Work location Paris (1612-1621), Lyon (1622), Rome (1624-1640), Paris (1640-1642), Rome (1643-1665)
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English: Poussin was the founder and greatest practitioner of 17th century French classical painting. His work symbolizes the virtues of clarity, logic, and order. It has influenced the course of French art up to the present day.



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