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Poussin's secret

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Priest Saunière’s enigma

 

In 1885, a certain Priest Saunière is appointed to the parish of Rennes-le-Château...

   

Coded parchments found by Priest Saunière...

   

NICOLAS POUSSIN the undisputed master of classicism...

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Two paintings by Poussin...
the key to the enigma

 

A wonderful story that has captivated me...

From 1660 to 1673 François Fouquet, Nicolas Fouquet’s brother, King Louis XIV’s Superintendent of Finances...

   

Did Henri Gasc find the treasure ?...

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Arcadia and Poussin’s secret,
from the Argonauts’ sea
to ad Genesareth

 

Which secret, which “confidence” is Nicolas Poussin hinting us at...

Poussin’s seal "Tenet Confidentiam"...

In these two paintings Nicolas Poussin has delivered a message through a celestial allegorical travel...

Jason echoes to Jonah, Jonah’s book...

   

For Pierre Rosenberg two drawings found in the critical catalogue reveal...

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From Da Vinci
to Poussin Code

 

Letters and monograms of Nicolas Poussin...

X-radiography of the painting did unveil...

   

A mysterious portrait...

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From clues to expertise :
the Poussin track is confirmed

 

Scientific analyses

Cliffs and buildings

Clouds

   

Mountains typical of Poussin’s style

   

Influences of Giulio Romano (Jules Romain) and Raphaël

   

Paul Bril’s influence

   

The following work exposed at the UK Royal Collection...

   

Clues and expertises have confirmed the Poussin track...