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Drawing - The river Tiber in rome looking south towards St peter’s and the Castel Sant’Angelo
  • The river Tiber in rome looking south towards St peter’s and the Castel Sant’Angelo
    Lieven, Cruyl
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The river Tiber in rome looking south towards St peter’s and the Castel Sant’Angelo

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Rome (drawn)

  • Date:

    late 17th - early 18th century (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lieven, Cruyl (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    highly finished pen drawing, tinted with bistre and neutral tint, on vellum

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.546

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case DG, shelf 20

Physical description

The Tiber at Rome, with St. Peter's in the distance, and the Castle of St. Angelo seen on the right; two travellers and a lady standing on a balcony in the foreground attended by an old woman; A highly finished pen drawing, tinted with bistre and neutral tint, on vellum; Signed, L. Cruyl, fec: Romæ.

Place of Origin

Rome (drawn)

Date

late 17th - early 18th century (drawn)

Artist/maker

Lieven, Cruyl (artist)

Materials and Techniques

highly finished pen drawing, tinted with bistre and neutral tint, on vellum

Marks and inscriptions

Signed, L. Cruyl, fec: Romæ.

Dimensions

Height: 7.8 in, Width: 11.4 in

Descriptive line

Lieven, Cruyl; The Tiber at Rome, St. Peter's in the distance, and the Castle of St. Angelo seen on the right; Highly finished pen drawing, tinted with bistre and neutral tint, on vellum; Signed; Flemish School; Late 17th - early 18th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum, 1874.

Materials

Vellum; Pen; Bistre

Techniques

Drawing (image-making); Tinting

Subjects depicted

Rome; Saint Peter's Basilica; Castle of St Angelo; Travellers; Women; Balcony

Categories

Drawings

Production Type

Unique

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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