Artwork from the JSP Estate/Private Collection

 

Nationality

French

Artist Dates

c. 1604-1682

Title of Work

The Flight into Egypt

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Date of Work

ca. 1630-1631

Medium

Etching

Signature

Lower Right (clau)

Height

4"

Width

6 5/8"

Collection/Provenance

Art & Design Study Collection: James Smith Pierce Collection

Status

Stored: JSP Box 3, 234_CF

Location

UND Art Collections Repository

Artist Bio

Claude Lorrain was a French painter and etcher born in 1604 in Chamagne, France. From 1619 to 1621 he apprenticed under Goffredo Wals in Naples. Later on in 1625 he went to Rome to study under Augustin Tassi. Lorrain is best known for his detailed landscape paintings. Works by Claude Lorrain can be found in the permanent collections of the National Gallery of Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Kimbell Art Museum and many other collections internationally.

Additional Information

Claude Lorrain (Claude Gellée) French, ca. 1604–1682.

Back: #32372 B2

Condition

Good

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