Landscape of Ruins with Figures

Giovanni Paolo Panini (Italian, 1691-1765)
Landscape of Ruins with Figures, ca. 1715-1718

oil on canvas
28 1/2 x 39 in.(73.6 x 100 cm.)
Gift of Thomas T. Solley in Memory of Marguerite Lilly Noyes, 74.19.2

Provenance

unknown dates, Private French Collection

?-1973, L’Antiquaire, Inc. (Nereo Fioratti), New York

1974, Purchased by Thomas T. Solley, Bloomington, Indiana, from Nereo Fioratti.

1974, Given to the IU Art Museum by in Thomas Solley in Memory of Marguerite Lilly Noyes.

Exhibitions

August 24-September 59, 1996, "Scenic Views: Eighteenth-Century landscapes, Ruinscapes, and Cityscapes," exhibition, Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington

June 15–September 2, 2007, "Architecture Real and Imagined," Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington

Catalogue Raisonné

Ferdinando Arisi. Gian Paolo Panini: e i fasti della Roma del'700 (Rome: Ugo Bozzi Editore, 1986):42-43, 250, catalog #64

Remarks

Provenance research on this work is ongoing, and this record will be updated as more information becomes available.