One of six paintings bequeathed by Gaspard Farrer which previously belonged to his father Sir William Farrer, one of the best-known collectors of Italian pictures in the late nineteenth century.
View over Flat Country by Philips de Koninck, 16191688
© Ashmolean Museum
- Oil on canvas
- 118 x 166 cm
- Acquired in:
- Bequeathed by:
- Gaspard Farrer through The Art Fund
This work is the only non Italian painting in the bequest. The 6 works were part of a larger bequest which included pictures, prints, Oriental ceramics and silver plate.
The 'Farrer Bequest'.