barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham

Anonymous, Dutch School (after Claude?)


Mid 17th century

Pen and brown wash

Sheet 246 x 146 mm; mount 631 x 518 mm


Possibly by a Dutch imitator of Claude, working in Italy. The subject has some affinities with the centre of no. 24 in Claude’s ‘Liber Veritatis’ in the British Museum.

Purchased 1936 (No.36.2)

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