The Cloister of San Lorenzo Fuori le Mura, Rome

A work made of brush and various gray washes over traces of graphite, on ivory wove paper, laid down on cream wove paper.
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  • A work made of brush and various gray washes over traces of graphite, on ivory wove paper, laid down on cream wove paper.

Date:

1827

Artist:

Unknown Artist
German or Scandinavian, 19th century

About this artwork

The church of Saint Lawrence outside the Walls in Rome attracted many artists—this one yet to be identified. Dated 1827, the drawing is tantalizingly monogramed N.R.H., so there is still hope that an attribution can be made.

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Title

The Cloister of San Lorenzo Fuori le Mura, Rome

Origin

Germany

Date

1827

Medium

Brush and various gray washes over traces of graphite, on ivory wove paper, laid down on cream wove paper

Dimensions

276 × 303 mm

Credit Line

Suzanne Lord Folds Acquisition Fund

Reference Number

2012.69

Extended information about this artwork

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