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Famous Nicolas Poussin Paintings

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List of famous Nicolas Poussin paintings, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. A celebrated artist around the world, Nicolas Poussin has created some of the most historic paintings of all time. These popular Nicolas Poussin paintings fetch insane amounts of money at art auctions, so if you want to buy one then start saving your money now. Going to museums can be expensive and time consuming, so scroll through this list to see paintings that Nicolas Poussin created from the comfort of your own home. You can find additional information for these renowned Nicolas Poussin paintings by clicking the names of the pieces.

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    Et in Arcadia ego

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    Et in Arcadia ego is a 1637-38 painting by Nicolas Poussin. It depicts a pastoral scene with idealized shepherds from classical antiquity clustering around an austere tomb. It is held in the Louvre, Paris. Poussin painted two versions of the subject under the same title; his earlier version, painted in 1627, is held at Chatsworth House. An earlier treatment of the theme was painted by Guercino circa 1618-22, also titled Et in Arcadia ego....  more
    • Artist: Nicolas Poussin
    • Art Form: Painting
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    "The Rape of the Sabines" (c. 1637-1638) is a painting by French artist Nicolas Poussin....  more
    • Artist: Nicolas Poussin
    • Subject: The Rape of the Sabine Women
    • Genres (Art): History painting
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Baroque
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    Landscape with Diogenes

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    "Landscape with Diogenes" (1647) is a painting by French artist Nicolas Poussin....
    • Artist: Nicolas Poussin
    • Genres (Art): Landscape art
    • Art Form: Painting
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    "Winter, or The Flood" (c. 1660-1664) is a painting by French artist Nicolas Poussin. This is one of four paintings in Poussin's The Seasons series....  more
    • Artist: Nicolas Poussin
    • Subject: Flood, Last Judgment
    • Genres (Art): History painting, Landscape art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Classicism
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