A Herd of Goats

Claude Lorrain (Claude Gellée) (French (active in Rome), 1600–1682)


Dimensions

Sheet: 10.5 x 16.5 cm (4 1/8 x 6 1/2 in. ) Mount: 17.8 x 23.7 cm (7 x 9 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.1008

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown iron gall ink

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Provenance

Queen Christina of Sweden; to her residuary legatee, Cardinal Decioo Azzolini, Rome; to his nephew Marquis Pompeo Azzolini; sold to Prince Livio Odescalchi, Rome; sold to Philip of Orleans, Galerie du Palais Royal; in 1792 passed to Philippe Egalite; sold to a banker in Brussels; Sotheby's, 20 November, 1957, lot 67; C. Adrian Rübel, Boston; acquired December 1959

Credit Line

Gift of C. Adrian Rübel