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The Campo Vaccino, Rome: PD.37-1956

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Current Location: In storage


The Campo Vaccino, Rome


Draughtsman: Unknown




History note: From the collections of R.P. Roupell (1798-1886) (Lugt 2234); Sale, Christie's, 12-14 July 1887, lot 1281, bt. by Thirb (?) for £3.15s; Sir Edward J. Poynter, Bart, K.C.V.O. (1836-1919); Sale 25 April 1918, lot 212, as by Claude; Charles Clarke (d. 1935) (Sotheby's)

Measurements and weight

Height: 128 mm
Width: 183 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1956-07-19) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray


Formerly assigned to Jean Lemaire (called Le Gros)

Formerly attr to Claude Lorrain/ French School

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Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Sepia, pen and wash on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: E.J.P. 1887-Claude-R.P.R.
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: R.P.R., Claude, The Forum in Rome, View of the Capitol
  • Location: On the mount
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.37-1956
Primary reference Number: 6416
Lugt: 2234
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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