The Life and Art of Nicolas Poussin: Classicism vs. the Baroque Essay by Master Researcher

The Life and Art of Nicolas Poussin: Classicism vs. the Baroque
An overview of the life work and style of the Renaissance painter and theoretician Nicolas Poussin.
# 40417 | 1,900 words | 6 sources | 2002 | US
Published on Oct 10, 2003 in Art (Artists) , History (European)


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This paper is an analysis on the painter, theoretician, and general 'Renaissance' man, Nicolas Poussin. This paper will examine both the artistic context of his particular style of art, and in turn, some aspects of his biography. Further, some attention will be paid to situating Poussin within the historical time in which he lived which roughly was the late sixteenth and seventeenth (1594-1665) centuries in France.

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