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Title:

Castel Sant' Elmo, from Capodimonte

Maker:

Degas, Edgar; painter; French artist, 1834-1917

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

Date:

circa 1856

School/Style:

French

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
paper; support; laid down

Technique
Description:

oil on paper, laid down on canvas

Dimension(s):

height, 20, cm
width, 27, cm

Acquisition:

bought; 2000; Hazlitt, Gooden & Fox

Provenance:

Bequeathed by the artist to his neice, Jeanne Fèvre (according to a label on the stretcher); her sale, Galerie Jean Charpentier, Paris, 12 June 1934, no. 141, as Vue d'un couvent aux environs de Rome, effet de soir (sold for 1,000 FF); private collection, Paris, (bought at the Fèvre sale); David-Weill (label D W 34/36 on stretcher and D.WL.6 on frame); by descent to his granddaughter; with Hazlitt, Gooden and Fox

Acquisition Credit:

From the Gow, Cunliffe and Perceval Funds, with contributions from the National Art Collections Fund and the Museums and Galleries Commission / Victoria and Albert Purchase Grant Fund.

Documentation:

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1982. Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): Pevensey Pressp. 110

Brame, P.. Reff, Theodore. 1984. Degas et son oeuvre; A Supplement.New York: p. 18
No. 16, illustrated.

Kendall, Richard. 1993. Degas Landscapes.New Haven & London: p. 17

Accession:

Object Number: PD.18-2000
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 18350; input: 2001-01-15; modified: 2011-12-16)

Related
Resource:

French Impressionists - Online Exhibition

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/18350





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