Landscape with the Construction of a Classical Temple

1630s
Artist Pietro da Cortona (Pietro Berrettini) (Italian (Roman), 1596–1669)


Dimensions

Sheet: 22.5 x 41.9 cm (8 7/8 x 16 1/2 in.) Framed: 51.4 x 66 cm (20 1/4 x 26 in.)

Accession Number

2000.996

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash over black chalk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Provenance

Alfred Normand (b. 1910 - d. 1993), Paris (Lugt 153c); July 6, 1999, consigned by the heirs of Alfred Normand, Christie's, London, lot 116, sold to Spink-Leger Pictures, London; 2000, sold by Spink-Leger to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 13, 2000)

Credit Line

Charles Potter Kling Fund