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Caravaggio   ———

It was a strenuous journey of over three thousand kilometres to Rome, also undertaken by many other painters from France, Belgium and Spain. In Rome they encountered Michelangelo Merisi, better known as Caravaggio. His use of the chiaroscuro technique and realistic representation created quite a sensation.

Jan Both, Landschap met rustende reizigers en een ossenwagen, circa 1645