Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot

Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot

Biography Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot (1796 - 1875)

French landscape painter

Was born on 16 jul 1796.
Died on 22 feb 1875, at 78 years old.
Origin country France
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Corot was the leading painter of the Barbizon school of France in the mid-nineteenth century. He is a pivotal figure in landscape painting and his vast output simultaneously references the Neo-Classical tradition and anticipates the plein-air innovations of Impressionism.
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