A View of the Inside of a Sepulchral Church by G F Blondel

The atmospheric interior of a church showing many architectural details including the steps, coffered ceiling, and cupola of the building as well as various sculptures.

Details

Category:
Religious
Medium:
Ink on paper Dimensions: 56 x 40 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,000 ( Total: £4,000)
Acquired in:
2000
Vendor:
Paul McCarron, New York

A number of people can be seen in groups on the stairs and throughout the interior.

Provenance

JP Morgan (sale Parke-Bernet, New York, 22 March 1944, lot 17); Private collection; Paul McCarron, New York

Venue details

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

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