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Nicolas Poussin (15 June 1594 - 19 November 1665) was a French painter in the classical style.

His work predominantly features clarity, logic, and order, and favors line over color. Until the 20th century he remained the dominant inspiration for such classically oriented artists as Jacques-Louis David and Paul Cezanne.

He spent most of his working life in Rome except for a short period when Cardinal Richelieu ordered him back to France as First Painter to the King.



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The Companions of Rinaldo - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
The Companions of Rinaldo
The Nurture of Bacchus 1630-35 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
The Nurture of Bacchus 1630-35
The Shepherds and Shepherdesses of Arcadia, c.1628... - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
The Shepherds and Shepherdesses of Arcadia, c.1628...
Bacchanalian Scene - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
Bacchanalian Scene
Eliezer and Rebecca at the Well, 1648 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
Eliezer and Rebecca at the Well, 1648
Ideal Landscape 1645-50 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
Ideal Landscape 1645-50
St Cecilia 1627-28 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
St Cecilia 1627-28
A Roman Road 1648 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
A Roman Road 1648
Acis and Galatea c. 1630 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
Acis and Galatea c. 1630
A Dance to the Music of Time c. 1635 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
A Dance to the Music of Time c. 1635
Midas and Bacchus 1629-30 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
Midas and Bacchus 1629-30
The Last Supper - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
The Last Supper
Landscape with St Matthew and the Angel c. 1645 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
Landscape with St Matthew and the Angel c. 1645
The Death of Germanicus, 1627 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
The Death of Germanicus, 1627
The Ashes of Phocion collected by his Widow, 1648 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
The Ashes of Phocion collected by his Widow, 1648
Pan and Syrinx 1637-38 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
Pan and Syrinx 1637-38
Adoration of the Golden Calf 2 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
Adoration of the Golden Calf 2
The Childhood of Bacchus, c.1627 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
The Childhood of Bacchus, c.1627
Cassandra Pursued by Ajax - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
Cassandra Pursued by Ajax
"Et in Arcadia Ego" 1637-39
The Institution of the Eucharist 1640 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
The Institution of the Eucharist 1640
Arcadian Shepherds - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
Arcadian Shepherds
Adoration of the Magi 1633 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
Adoration of the Magi 1633
Venus and Mercury, c.1627-29 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
Venus and Mercury, c.1627-29
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