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Villa of Maecenas at Tivoli

A work made of pen and brown ink, with brush and brown and gray wash, over graphite, with touches of graphite over the washes, on cream laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink, with brush and brown and gray wash, over graphite, with touches of graphite over the washes, on cream laid paper.

Date:

c. 1627

Artist:

Bartholomeus Breenbergh
Dutch, 1598-1657

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Bartholomeus Breenbergh

Title

Villa of Maecenas at Tivoli

Place

Holland (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1622–1632

Medium

Pen and brown ink, with brush and brown and gray wash, over graphite, with touches of graphite over the washes, on cream laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso, lower center, in pen and brown ink: "Bischop"; lower right, in graphite: "D.1130" (in an oval)

Dimensions

39.3 × 27.6 cm (15 1/2 × 10 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Charles H. Worcester Sketch Fund

Reference Number

1973.446

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