Italian Landscape by François-Xavier Fabre

Routed in the classical traditions of Poussin and Dughet with figures dressed in antique costume.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
48 x 68 cm
Acquired in:
1996
Presented by:
Linda Murray through The Art Fund

Wooded landscape with a furnace in the centre. Naturalistic sense of place, but dramatic light effects.

Provenance

Private collection, Durham, by 1901; Christie's, London, 1958, bought Peter and Linda Murray.

Venue details

National Gallery Trafalgar Square, LONDON London WC2N 5DN 020 7747 2885 www.nationalgallery.org.uk

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