Imaginary Alpine Landscape by Roelandt Savery

In the middle-distance is a high, curiously shaped rock.

Details

Medium:
Black and red chalk
Dimensions:
40 x 40 cm
Acquired in:
1946
Vendor:
Phillips de Pury

To the right is a knoll with bare and fallen pine trunks and a grove of pines beyond. There is a road with figures in the foreground to the left, leading to buildings and a mill stream.

Provenance

From the Phillipps Fenwick Collection.

Venue details

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

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