Claude Lorrain


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Claude Lorrain

(French klod lɔrɛ̃)
n
(Biography) real name Claude Gelée. 1600–82, French painter, esp of idealized landscapes, noted for his subtle depiction of light

Claude Lor•rain

(kloʊd lɔˈrɛ̃)
n.
(Claude Gellée), 1600–82, French painter.
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There are the likes of a thrilling double-sided sheet of figure sketches and musical notes by Parmigianino ($300,000-$500,000); a delectable Watteau of actors, executed in lively touches of red, black and white chalks ($500,000-$700,000); and a gloriously fresh and richly nuanced ink and wash landscape by Claude Lorrain.
Starting with works by the preeminent neoclassical painters Nicolas Poussin and Claude Lorrain (whose distinct pictorial visions gave rise to an unmistakable relationship between the garden, the viewer and the natural world) this deftly edited volume brings together an arrangement of interpretations and theories exploring metaphors and meanings within the very practice of gardening itself.
SPECTACULAR Baroque art masterpieces by Peter Paul Rubens, Peter Lely and Claude Lorrain have been re-displayed in Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery following a two-year research project.
The backdrops included slides of Minoan frescos and paintings by Claude Lorrain and Virginia Frances Sterrett.
The classical landscapes of artists Nicolas Poussin and Claude Lorrain were great for this.
Measuring 9 by 12 feet, "Landscape with Camouflage" (2012), could compete with a Claude Lorrain scene in size and grandeur.
After 1800, Turner applied his landscapist skills to paint historical scenes; and he was influenced by the 17th-century painters Nicolas Poussin (1594-1665), and Claude Lorrain (1604/5-1682)--both of whom he particularly admired.
The most illustrious example from this cession was The Spinners by Diego Velazquez (Lleo Canal, "Nuevos datos" 22-23); but other entries in the duke's inventories can be associated with certain paintings by Claude Lorrain, Poussin, David Teniers and even with the Portrait of Francisco Pacheco painted by Velazquez, all of which found their way into the collection of Philip V.
Highlights include the Landscape Room, containing 22 paintings by Old Masters such as Claude Lorrain and Gaspar Poussin, and the Old Kitchen, which opened in 1757 and remained in use right up to the start of World War Two.
4) Se referia a los pintores del siglo XVII Claude Lorrain y Gaspard Dughet.
Duncan Fielden as artist Claude Lorrain adding the final touches to his paintings.