Claude Lorrain - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Claude Lorrain

Style: Baroque

Place: Chamagne

Born: 1600

Death: 1682

Nationality: France


Claude Lorrain, traditionally just Claude in English (also Claude Gellée, his real name, or in French Claude Gellée, dit le Lorrain) (c. 1600 - 21 or 23 November 1682) was an artist of the Baroque era who was active in Italy, and is admired for his achievements in landscape painting. Biography Early years Claude was born in 1604 or 1605 into povert...