- (1594–1665), French painter. He is regarded as the chief representative of French classicism and a master of the grand manner. His subject matter included biblical scenes ( The Adoration of the Golden Calf, circa 1635), classical mythology ( Et in Arcadia Ego, circa 1655), and historical landscapes.
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