A Panoramic View near Rome
Eastlake, Charles Lock; painter; British artist, 1793-1865
Since the Christie's sale of 1847 this view has been erroneously described as Pine Trees at Villa Borghese; its true location is yet to be identified.
oil paint; medium
oil on paper laid down on canvas
height, 35, cm
width, 171.5, cm
bought; 1998; Thomas Agnew and Sons Ltd
Painted for Jeremiah Harman (1764-1844); his sale Christie's 18 June 1847 (111) bought by Sir Charles Lock Eastlake for £55-13s-0d; retained by Lady Eastlake after her husband's death; her posthumous sale Christie's, 2 June 1894 (48) bought by Charles Butler for 25 guneas; by descent in the Butler family until 1997; Agnew's, 125th Annual Exhibition of English Watercolours, drawings and small oil paintings, Feb/March 1998, (84)
From the Fairhaven Fund.
Robertson, David. 1978. Sir Charles Eastlake and the Victorian Art World.p. 251
Object Number: PD.17-1998
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 3202; input: 2000-03-23; modified: 2009-07-31)