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Oil Painting - Landscape near Rome with a View of the Ponte Molle

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1955P111
Collection:Fine Art Paintings and Sculpture
Date:1645 - 1645

Maker Information

Artist:Claude Lorrain - View biography for Claude Lorrain


This painting is an example of Claude's mature classical landscape style. The Ponte Molle, a favoured motif, was a part-Roman, part-fifteenth century bridge spanning the River Tiber to the north of the Rome.

Bequeathed by E E Cook through the National Art Collections Fund, 1955.

Further Information

Production Period:17th century
School/Style:Old Master
Medium:Oil on canvas.
Material(s):Oil paint

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Height:737 mm
Width:965 mm