Lake of Albano and Castel Gandolfo by John Robert Cozens

This landscape shows a group of trees with a man behind driving goats.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour
Dimensions:
49 x 68 cm
Acquired in:
1928
Presented by:
A E Anderson through The Art Fund

The lake can be seen in the right corner below a hill on which the Castle stands. While further away is a plain with distant hills on the horizon. In a blue sky with long clouds the afternoon sun is behind the trees. A characteristic example of one of the great masters of English watercolour painting. One of twenty seven gifts to seven museums by A E Anderson through the Art Fund between 1922 and 1938.

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