CLAUDE LORRAIN
(b. 1604, Chamagne, d. 1682, Roma)

The Campo Vaccino, Rome

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Oil on canvas, 56 x 72 cm
Musée du Louvre, Paris

This composition shows the state of the Roman Forum in the early seventeenth century, with many of the famous monuments half buried by debris.

The painting is included in Liber Veritatis (LV 9).




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