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A Roman garden scene

Ango (draughtsman)


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Title/s

A Roman garden scene


Maker/s

Ango (draughtsman) [ULAN info: French artist, 18th cent.]

Category

drawing

Name

drawing

School/Style

French

Production Notes

Formerly attributed to Hubert Robert (1733-1808).

Technique Description

sanguine on paper

Dimensions

height: 226 mm
width: 320 mm

Date

1759

Provenance

given: The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum 1954 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

from the collection of the Countess Wachtmeister, Sale Sotheby's, 15 December 1954, lot 105; bought for the Friends of the Fitzwilliam for £240

Inscriptions/Marks

  1. signature
    Position: lower centre
    Content: Annibale Roberti
  2. date
    Position: lower centre
    Content: 1759

Material/s

red chalk (medium)
paper (support)

Accession Number

PD.40-1954 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 6740; Input Date: 2000-06-01 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

Related Object

PD.39-1954 - A Chinese actor as a military hero

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