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Title:

River scene by moonlight

Maker:

French School; painter

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

School/Style:

French

Period:

late 17th Century

Production
Note:

Formerly regarded as by Adam Elsheimer.

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
panel (wood); support

Technique
Description:

oil on panel

Dimension(s):

height, 11.5, cm
width, 15.6, cm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1816; Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount

Provenance:

Probably coll. Cardinal Guillaume du Bois (d. 1723); Orleans collection by 1727; sold by Philippe Egalité, Duke of Orleans, with his Dutch and Flemish pictures to Thomas Moore Slade, 1792

Inscription(s):

; on frame; Phil Orleans
; on panel; Adams Fece.

Exhibition(s):

Exhibition of the Orleans Pictures. 1793
Venue: Pall Mall, London?
Catalogue number: 258 or possibly 170

Documentation:

Earp, F.R.. 1902. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 67

Goodison, J.W.. Sutton, Denys. 1960. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. I, French, German and Spanish.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 170-171

Accession:

Object Number: 533
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 2663; input: 2000-03-03; modified: 2011-03-10)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/2663





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