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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The difficulty for open-minded students like myself who did not see that show, was to understand how such a provocative approach could be made for works that seemed so seamlessly to fit into a tradition of elegant European landscapes running from Annibale Carracci to Nicolas Poussin, Claude Lorrain, and Gaspard Dughet, from Claude-Joseph Vernet through Thomas Gainsborough, Hubert Robert, J.
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.
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.
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.
Duncan Fielden as artist Claude Lorrain adding the final touches to his paintings.
Representing a wide range of artistic schools, the selection includes works by famous artists--such as Vittore Carpaccio, Raffaello Sanzi (known as Raphael), Andrea del Sarto, Francesco Mazzola (known as Parmigianino), Rembrandt van Rijn, Giovanni Antonio Canal (known as Canaletto), Claude Lorrain, Jean-Antoine Watteau, Jean-Baptiste Simeon Chardin, Francois Boucher, Jean-Honore Fragonard, Francisco Jose de Goya, Theodore Gericault, Eugene Delacroix, Edouard Manet, Edward Burne-Jones, James Whistler, Edgar Degas, Paul Cezanne, Odilon Redon, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Paul Gauguin, Vincent van Gogh, Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres, and Georges Seurat--as well as superb and poignant drawings by lesser-known artists.
Champion trainer Paul Nicholls has engaged last Sunday's Kempton chase winner Hoo La Baloo in the Prix Claude Lorrain and My Will in the Grade 1 Prix La Haye Jousselin next Sunday.
Two paintings, a century apart, stand out and justify, on their own, a visit: a glorious (and gloriously preserved) View of Tivoli by Claude Lorrain and the equally pristine Toilet of Psyche by Charles Joseph Natoire.
On display April 5 through June 29, the exhibition showcases 76 of the Pushkin Museum's finest paintings that chart the rise and fall of all the great movements in French art, from classicism to modernism, and includes the works of Nicolas Poussin, Claude Lorrain, Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, Camille Corot, Gustave Courbet, Edgar Degas, Claude Monet, Auguste Renoir, Paul Cezanne, Vincent van Gogh, Paul Gauguin, Georges Braque, Henri Matisse and Pablo Picasso.
Benes also has a fascinating, though not quite conclusive piece on the psychogeography of the seventeenth-century Roman campagne and possible affects on that by popular depictions of it by Claude Lorrain.
O'Rourke also discusses the urn's silence, the speaker's questioning, the mawkishness of the "happy, happy" lines of stanza 3 (O'Rourke's is the best explanation I have seen of this passage; he calls it really bad poetry and argues that Keats made it so on purpose), and the various works of art--by Titian, Raphael, Claude Lorrain, and others--that lie behind images of the poem.