Exhibit image
1 10.0 (1)

Madonna and Child  1633

by Simon Vouet

[br] Simon Vouet studied in Rome during the first decades of the seventeenth-century, succumbing to the pervasive, pan-European influence of Caravaggio's realist revolution in contemporary painting. In 1627, King Louis XIII called Vouet home to Paris to be his court painter, and Vouet refined Caravaggio's innovations into a style that would become the French school of p...
Courtesy of the National Gallery of Art, Washington