- Ni·co·las [nee-kaw-lah] /ni kɔˈlɑ/, 1594–1655, French painter.
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Thus toiling, struggling, and suffering, Poussin spent his later years.Self-Help
The merits of Poussin as a sea or water painter may, I think, 22.Modern Painters Volume I (of V)
Poussin studied nature with a minuteness that often exposed him to raillery.
One may fancy the feelings of Poussin at hearing these words.
From that time until Zampieri's death, Poussin was his friend and pupil.
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Word Origin for poussin
- Nicolas (nikɔlɑ). 1594–1665, French painter, regarded as a leader of French classical painting. He is best known for the austere historical and biblical paintings and landscapes of his later years