Pastoral Landscape with Lake Albano & Castel Gandolfo by Claude Lorraine

Two octagonal paintings.

Details

Medium:
Oil on copper
Dimensions:
30 x 38 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,000
Acquired in:
1963
Vendor:
Colnaghi

Known as the Barberinin Claude, painted for Pope Urban VIII, Maffeo Barberini - a great art patron. Rustic figures in a landscape with the Pope's palace in distance.

Provenance

Pope Urban VIII; Princess Barberini by descent.

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

Entry details

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