NOMÉ, François de
(b. 1593, Metz, d. 1644, Napoli)

The Tomb of Solomon

Oil on canvas, 88 x 70 cm
Private collection

Nomé was one of the inventors of a genre, the 'capriccio' which became very popular in the 18th century. This painting depicts an imaginary building and tomb.

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