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The "classical," composed, measured and ideal landscape of the Flight into Egypt, one of the works that set the ground rules for seventeenth-century painting. The restful setting, the gently undulating planes that extend to the distant horizon, and even the boat - a symbol of life - floating on a peaceful river in the foreground create a most unusual atmosphere, based on the effect of repetition. This motif of the "already seen" and known, a constant feature of Italian landscape painting,
Rome, Italy, Rome, Italy : Palazzo Farnese, Style: Italian Baroque, School: Baroque, Movement: Baroque, Italian, Painting;, Painting
Style: Italian Baroque; School: Baroque; Movement: Baroque; Italian; Painting;
Rome, Italy; Rome, Italy : Palazzo Farnese
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Unknown, "Flight into Egypt (detail)" (2022). Art and Art History Collection (Saskia). 2601.