Landscape Drawing by Fra Bartolommeo

Shows a wooded ravine, and a road, figures and a horseman climbing to a church; to the left other buildings and a bridge spanning a stream.

Details

Medium:
Pen and ink
Dimensions:
29 x 22 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,520 ( Total: £1,900)
Acquired in:
1957
Vendor:
Sotheby's

One of 41 drawings from an album put together by the Florentine marchand amateur, Franceso Maria Gaburri circa 1725.

Provenance

Bequeathed by the artist to Fra Paolino of Pistoia; Suor Plautilla Nelli of the Convent of St Catherine in the Piazza San Marco, Florence; Cavaliere Francesco Maria Gaburri, probably William Kent.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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