|Image Size:||17.75″ x 21.50″|
|Actual Size:||19.75″ x 25.50″|
Nicolas Poussin (1594-1665) the father of French painting and after Raphael, probably the greatest painter in the classical tradition. In 1640 he went to Paris and became the First Painter to the King. This detailed scene is a good example of his deliberate and complex mind.