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Claude Lorraine.

Claude Lorraine.

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Published by Marshall Cavendish in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Claude, -- 1600-1682.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesThe great artists, their lives, works and inspiration -- 53
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20166848M

    Media in category "Claude Lorrain" The following files are in this category, out of total. Bouyer - Claude Lorrain, Laurens (page 7 crop).jpg 1, × 2,; KB. The painter, draftsman, and printmaker Claude Gellée was born in a village in the Vosges region of northeastern France in the often contested duchy of Lorraine. In Italy, where he spent the greater part of his life, he came to be known as Claude le Lorrain, and for English-language speakers as Claude Lorrain or simply Claude.

    A peasant's son, Claude Gellée became known as Claude Lorrain, named after the duchy in which he was born. He had difficulty writing French and Italian and could barely count, but he could explain light's effects like a physicist. Entirely devoted to his art, the kind, guileless Claude became wildly successful despite ruthless competition. In Claude went back to Nancy, the capital of Lorraine, where he worked for a year as an assistant on some frescoes in the Carmelite church. But, in the winter of –27, Claude returned to Rome and settled there permanently. Little is known of his personality. He lived essentially for his work.

      Claude Gellée (c–), known as Claude Lorrain, started life as a pastry cook and despite turning his attentions from pies and patisserie to painting he never lost his love for : Michael Prodger. The French painter Claude Lorrain (born Claude Gellée and often referred to simply as Claude) became the leading landscape painter in Italy during his lifetime. He began his career in Rome, where he trained under Agostino Tassi, who contributed to his interest in perspective.


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Claude Lorrain, byname of Claude Gellée, (bornChamagne, France—died Nov. 23,Rome [Italy]), French artist best known for, and one of the greatest masters of, ideal landscape painting, an art form that seeks to present a view of nature more beautiful and harmonious than nature itself.

The quality of that beauty is governed by Classical concepts, and the landscape often contains. Claude Lorrain (Gellee) was born in or into poverty in the town of Chamagne, Vosges in Lorraine - then the Duchy of Lorraine, an independent state until He was one of five children.

His actual name was Claude Gellée, but he is better known by the province in which he was born. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sweetser, M.F. (Moses Foster), Claude Lorraine. Boston, Houghton, Osgood and Co.

(OCoLC) Book Description The great French artist Claude Lorrain ()--for whom drawing was an integral part of the artistic process--spent most of his career in Italy, where he documented the beauty of the landscape and the splendor of classical ruins/5(2).

The problem, though, is the book’s age — at the time it was written, publishing color photographs was prohibitively expensive, and all those history of art books have black and white images with a relatively few color plates.

So if Claude Lorraine. book looking for beautiful pictures this isn’t for you. If /5(2). Claude Gellée was born in the Duchy of Lorraine but left around for Germany, then Rome, where he became a studio assistant to the landscapist Agostino Tassi.

He visited Naples and returned to Nancy before settling permanently in Rome around He sketched in the Roman countryside with Poussin. Ideas from the drawings he made were integrated into oil paintings finished in the studio. Claude Lorrain (French: [klod lɔ.ʁɛ̃]; born Claude Gellée [ʒəle], called le Lorrain in French; traditionally just Claude in English; c.

– 23 November ) was a French painter, draughtsman and engraver of the Baroque era. He spent most of his life in Italy, and is one of the earliest important artists, apart from his contemporaries in Dutch Golden Age painting, to concentrate on Nationality: French.

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"The Ford: A Painting by Claude Lorrain." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 23 (December ), pp. –8, ill., briefly traces the painting's history; notes that in comparison with the refinement of the landscape the figures are rather boorish in type and heavy in workmanship; suggests that they were painted by a Dutch collaborator or "at.

The Liber Veritatis, meaning Book of Truth in Latin, is a book of drawings recording his completed paintings made by Claude Lorrain, known in English as "Claude".Claude was a landscape painter in Rome, who began keeping this record in /6, as he began to be highly successful, and maintained it until his death in The book is now in the British Museum, and was owned by the Dukes of.

claude lorraine This account of the life and times of Claude Lorrain, a French 17th-century painter, makes accessible the range and variety of his drawings and oil paintings. He worked principally in the Campagna near Rome, which he used as the basis for his haunting and idyllic paintings of classical myths.4/5(4).

Claude de Lorraine, duc de Guise (20 OctoberChâteau de Condé-sur-Moselle, – 12 AprilChâteau de Joinville) was a French aristocrat and general. He became the first Duke of Guise in He was a highly effective general for the French crown.

His children and grandchildren were to lead the Catholic party in the French Wars of ReligionBorn: 20 OctoberChâteau de Condé-sur-Moselle. Claude Lorrain book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This account of the life and times of Claude Lorrain, a French 17th-c 4/5(2).

Claude of France (12 NovemberFontainebleau – 21 FebruaryNancy) was a French princess as the second daughter of King Henry II of France and Catherine de' Medici, and Duchess of Lorraine by marriage to Charles III, Duke of LorraineFather: Henry II, King of France.

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Claude Gellée was born in the small village of Chamagne, in the Vosges region of the Duchy of Lorraine, in north-eastern France. His tombstone is inscribed with the year "" to indicate the year of his birth, though historians have suggested that a more likely date is or Born: Liber veritatis, or, A collection of prints, after the original designs of Claude le Lorrain: in the collection of His Grace the duke of Devonshire / executed by Richard Earlom, in the manner and taste of the drawings ; to which is added, a descriptive catalogue of each print; together with the names of those for whom, and the places for which, the original pictures were first painted, taken.

Get this from a library. Claude Lorraine. [M F Sweetser] COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist.

The Book of Truth. Claude's Liber Veritatis was a very sought-after book of sketches. Claude left it to his family in his will, but King Louis XIV tried, unsuccessfully, to buy it several times after the artist's death in Seaport with the Embarkation of Saint Ursula.

Claude Lorrain. Seaport with the Embarkation of the Queen of Sheba. Feb 8, - Explore csrbloom's board "Claude Lorraine", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Landscape drawings, Claude, Drawings pins. Biography of Claude Lorrain Childhood.

Claude Gellée was born in the small village of Chamagne, in the Vosges region of the Duchy of Lorraine, in north-eastern France. His tombstone is inscribed with the year "" to indicate the year of his birth, though historians have suggested that a .In Claude Lorrain: Life and works.

In –36 he began the Liber Veritatis (“Book of Truth”; in the British Museum, London), a remarkable volume containing drawings carefully copied by Claude after his own paintings, with particulars noted on the backs of the drawings indicating the patron for whom, or the place for which, the picture.

Read More.Jul 5, - Explore pargamin's board "Claude Lorrain" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Landscape drawings, Drawings and Art pins.