Landscape near Rome

Description
Engraving after painting by Gaspard Dughet [as Gaspard Poussin] once in the Cabinet at Houghton. Now in State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg. Print tipped onto sheet bound in George P. Marsh’s copy of The Houghton Gallery, vol. 1. One of two small landscapes mounted on the same page. Ruins may be the Baths of Caracalla near Rome.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1778
original artist
Dughet, Gaspard
designer
Farington, Joseph
publisher
Boydell, John
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Associated Place
Italia: Lazio, Roma
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
plate: 23.4 cm x 26.5 cm; 9 7/32 in x 10 7/16 in
overall: 25.8 cm x 29.5 cm; 10 5/32 in x 11 5/8 in
ID Number
1978.0534.02.83
accession number
1978.0534
catalog number
1978.0534.02.83
Credit Line
Marsh Collection
subject
Landscape
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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