LANFRANCO, Giovanni
(b. 1582, Parma, d. 1647, Roma)

Coronation of the Virgin with St Augustine and St William of Aquitaine

c. 1616
Oil on canvas, 220 x 144 cm
Musée du Louvre, Paris

Lanfranco, trained by the Carracci, took inspiration from Correggio and Schedone, and became popular in Rome after 1615, notably with his large-scale decorative projects.




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