Artist French
Artist after Claude Gellée, French, 1600-1682
Title
  • The Most Beautiful Edifices in the Roman Countryside
Medium Etching and engraving printed in black on laid paper
Dimensions plate: 13 7/8 x 18 3/4 in.
35.2 x 47.6 cm
sheet: 19 1/2 x 27 1/8 in.
49.5 x 68.8 cm
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Miscellaneous Gifts Fund
Accession Number F72.283.114
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions In plate, lower left: Claude Lorain pinxit.; lower center: Vue des plus beaux Edifices dans une campagne de Rome.; lower right: Naudet excudit.; bottom left: Se vend a Paris, chez Decrouan Md. d'Estampes, Rue de la Bucherie, No. 9.; bottom right: D'apres le Tableau Original de Claude Loraine.; illegible pencil notation, lower left corner; lower right corner: E. Cole; in brown ink, lower right corner: N20
Kennedy Gallery and Edith Cole Silberstein