Nicolas Poussin Quote

Of painting:

An imitation in lines and colors on any surface of all that is to be found under the sun.


Letter to M. de Chambray, 1665; In: Correspondance de Nicolas Poussin (1911), edited by C. Jouamy

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An imitation in lines and colors on any surface of all that is to be found under the sun.

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An imitation in lines and colors on any surface of all that is to be found under the sun.

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An imitation in lines and colors on any surface of all that is to be found under the sun.

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An imitation in lines and colors on any surface of all that is to be found under the sun.