Jean Baptiste Camille Corot

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Style: Realism;Romanticism

Place: Paris

Born: 1796

Death: 1875

Nationality: France

Biography:

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (French pronunciation: ​[ʒɑ̃ ba.tist ka.mij kɔ.ʁo]) (July 16, 1796 – February 22, 1875) was a French landscape painter and printmaker in etching. Corot was the leading painter of the Barbizon school of France in the mid-nineteenth century. He is a pivotal figure in landscape painting and his vast output simultaneously re...