Lievin Cruyl / Piazza Barberini / 1665Lievin Cruyl
Piazza Barberini

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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: Piazza Barberini
Title Type: Former
Title: Prospetto della Piazza di Sforsa, hoggi Piazza Baberina
Title Type: Foreign
Title: Eighteen Views of Rome: The Piazza Barberini
Title Type: Primary
Title: Diciotto Vedute di Roma: Veduta di Piazza Barberini
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1665
Creation End Date: 1665
Creation Date: 1665
Object Type: Drawings and Watercolors
Materials and Techniques: pen and brown ink and brush and gray wash with graphite; framing lines in brown ink and graphite (along bottom edge); sketch unrelated to main composition in graphite (upper right)
Dimensions: Sheet: 38.3cm x 49.7cm
Inscriptions: signed, lower left, in brown ink: [artist monogram: LC] RVYL delin: Romæ / mense Febr. 1665: ; by artist, upper center, in brown ink: Prospetto della Piazza di Sforsa , hoggi Piazza Barberina ; by artist, throughout composition, in brown ink: [the letters A-F] ; by artist, lower left, in brown ink: A. Palatium Eccel.mi [mi in superscript] Principis Barberini. B. Fons ab Urbano VIII ex inventione / Equitis Jois Laurentij Barberini extructus. C. Ecclia: et Conventus Fratrum / S. Nicolai ordinis Eremitarum S. Augustini reformatorum. D. Ecclia S. / Susannæ. F. Ecclia S. Caroli ad quatuor Fontes in Monte Quirinale. / F. Basilica S. Mariæ Maioris in Monte Esquilino. ; lower center, in graphite: [illegible, erased]
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1943.265.a
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 right, in graphite); Hapsburg family collection (not stamped, according to departmental card and cataloguing sheet). [R.H. Zinser, New York]
AMICA ID: CMA_.1943.265.a
AMICA Library Year: 1999
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art

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