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LORRAIN, Claude (1604 - 1682), Painter, etcher

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LORRAIN, Claude (1604 - 1682), Painter, etcher

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French, 17th century, male.

Born 1604/1605, in Chamagne, near Mirecourt (Vosges); died 23 November 1682, in Rome.

Painter, etcher.

[not available online] [not available online] [not available online]While there is nothing remarkable about Claude Gellée as a personality, and his life was not marked by any key event, his body of work makes him one of the most important and original painters of the

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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