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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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Lamentation over the Body of Christ 1628-29 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
Lamentation over the Body of Christ 1628-29
Reclining Venus with Cupid - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
Reclining Venus with Cupid
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
Eliezer and Rebecca at the Well, 1648 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
Eliezer and Rebecca at the Well, 1648
Acis and Galatea c. 1630 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
Acis and Galatea c. 1630
Moses and the Brazen Serpent - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
Moses and the Brazen Serpent
The Nurture of Bacchus 1630-35 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
The Nurture of Bacchus 1630-35
The Last Supper - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
The Last Supper
Midas and Bacchus 1629-30 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
Midas and Bacchus 1629-30
A Roman Road 1648 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
A Roman Road 1648
A Dance to the Music of Time c. 1635 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
A Dance to the Music of Time c. 1635
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
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
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 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
The Destruction of the Temple at Jerusalem 1637 - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
The Destruction of the Temple at Jerusalem 1637
The Adoration of the Shepherds - Nicolas Poussin - www.nicolaspoussin.org
The Adoration of the Shepherds
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