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From Da Vinci to Poussin Code

“The vision is the sense of visible and invisible”  Aristotle

 

Letters and monograms of Nicolas Poussin

 
  NP

A NP monogram of Nicolas Poussin was unveiled in the sky by using digital technologies. The monogram is barely visible to the naked eye: did Nicolas Poussin use his knowledge in optics to leave us a mark in his painting ?

 
 

Nicolas Poussin’s monogram
(listed in the ART Price database)

monogramNP

monogram pou

At the edge of the sail the letters “Pou” appear with an “S” and a CROSS beneath

X-radiography of the painting did unveil figures:

Numbers

  numbers

Figures hidden in the painting are unveiled by
X-radiography.

numbers  chiffres2

             Figures on some of Nicolas Poussin’s drawings.

A mysterious portrait looking much alike Nicolas Poussin

  portrait Nicolas Poussin self-portrait

Nicolas Poussin’s self-portrait