Lievin Cruyl / Santa Maria Maggiore / 1664Lievin Cruyl
Santa Maria Maggiore

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Creator Name: Cruyl, Lievin
Creator Nationality: European; Flemish
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: c. 1640 - c. 1720
Gender: M
Creator Name-CRT: Lievin Cruyl
Title: Santa Maria Maggiore
Title Type: Former
Title: Prospetto della Chiesa de S. Maria Maggiore
Title Type: Foreign
Title: Diciotto Vedute di Roma: Veduta della Basilica di S. Maria Maggiore
Title: Eighteen Views of Rome: The Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore
Title Type: Primary
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1664
Creation End Date: 1664
Creation Date: 1664
Object Type: Drawings and Watercolors
Materials and Techniques: pen and brown ink and brush and gray wash over stylus and graphite; framing lines in brown ink
Dimensions: Sheet: 38.4cm x 49.4cm
Inscriptions: signed, lower left, in brown ink: [artist's monogram: LC] RVYL del: Romæ / mense Dec: 1664. ; by artist, upper center, in brown ink: Prospetto della Chiesa de S. Maria Maggiore. ; by artist, throughout composition, in brown ink: [the letters A-M] ; by artist, lower left, in brown ink: A Cupula et Sacellum in honorem Deiparæ a Paulo V ornatissimè a Fundamentis constructium. / B Cupula cum substructo Sacello elegantissimo a Xysto V. extructa. . D. Turris Eccliæ, sive / Basilicæ S. Mariæ Maioris. E Columna marmorea ex antiqui Pacis Templi Ruinis ab / eodem Paulo V huc transportata, es in B. V. Mariæ honorem erecta. F Obelistus a / Xÿsto V. erectus. G. Monasterium S. Antonij. H. Palatia et hosti amplissimi ; lower right, in graphite: [illegible] ; VERSO, upper left, in brown ink: [illegible]5 ; ON STRIPS OF PAPER MOUNTED TO VERSO, lower center, in graphite: A. 20973 ; lower right, in graphite: E .5
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1943.259
Credit Line: Dudley P. Allen Fund
Provenance: Private Collection, Austria (according to departmental card and cataloguing sheet); Albertina, Vienna (1910-18) (Lugt 174, not stamped, inscribed with Albertina inventory number, verso, lower center, in graphite); Hapsburg family collection (not stamped, according to departmental card and cataloguing sheet). [R.H. Zinser, New York]
AMICA ID: CMA_.1943.259
AMICA Library Year: 2000
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art

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