Dutch Artist

Cornelis Van Poelenburgh | Dutch Golden Age Landscape painter

A Dutch painter, well know for his landscape work, Cornelis van Poelenburgh ( 1586-1667 ) is mentioned as an artist who aspired towards styles of the masters, though this was praise, and not a belittling of his work. It is said that he strived to capture human figures as Raphael ( 1483-1520 ) the Italian master did and to paint landscapes as the Baroque master, Claude Lorrain did ( 1600-1688 ).

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