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Charles Le Brun

Charles Le Brun was a French painter, art theorist, interior decorator and a director of several art schools of his time. As court painter to Louis XIV, who declared him "the greatest French artist of all time", he was a dominant figure in 17th-century French art and much influenced by Nicolas Poussin. Read more from Wikipedia →

Works by this artist in other museums: the Art Institute of Chicago.