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Claude Lorrain (attr) 17th C. Classical Landscape Oil Painting

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  • Claude Lorrain (attr), 17th C. Classical Landscape Exhibiting Roman School, Origin: 1600 – 1650, believed to be 1629 to 1638; Measurement:  29 x 39 inches. Painted during Italian Landscape expansion period which became known as the Roman School, and birthed the Classical Landscape as a major genre of Painting. Claude Lorrain (1600 – 1682) was a French painter, draughtsman and engraver of the Baroque era. He spent most of his life in Italy, and is admired for his achievements in landscape painting.

    Claude Lorrain’s landscape paintings have sold been sold at several major auction houses including Sothebys (London), Christies (NY), Trajan (Paris), Farsetti (Italy), Ader-Picard-Tajan (Paris) and Isbylia Subastas (Madrid).  Several similar works attributed to Lorrain have sold for up to$110,000, with the most recent attributed painting very similar to this painting selling at Sotheby’s for $44,884.  The most recent sale of a Lorrain painting inscribed with identifying marks sold at Christies (London) for $7,293,995.

  • Weight

    12lb.

    Height

    33.5"

    Width

    43.5"

    Depth

    1"

    Artist

    Claude Lorrain (attr)

    Date

    17th Century

    Medium

    Oil

    Origin

    Italy, Spain

    Subject

    Landscape

    Support

    Canvas