Sunset after the Rain by Aelbert Cuyp

Shows Cuyp's characteristic attention to atmosphere.

Details

Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
84 x 70 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,000 ( Total: £39,354)
Acquired in:
1975
Vendor:
Agnew's

Its oval shape is apparently unique in his work - probably executed for a particular location, for example an oval opening in panelling.

Provenance

By 1834, William Wells of Redleaf; Dr Lewis S.Fry, cousin of Roger Fry.

Venue details

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

Entry details

Free to all

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