Landscape with Figures and a Capriccio of a Town by Gaspard (Poussin) Dughet

The artist was probably assisted by Jan Miel.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
126 x 175 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,000 ( Total: £8,000)
Acquired in:
1969
Vendor:
Hazlitt, Gooden and Fox

The painting was bought by John Blackwood in the mid 18th Century. Blackwood bought the work with another by Miel with the same weave and texture with join 1 1/2 ins from bottom edge on both.

Provenance

John Blackwood; Miss Elizabeth Cartwright; Hazlitt, Gooden and Fox Ltd.

Venue details

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

Entry details

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