Roman Ruins

Charles-Louis Clérisseau (French, 1721–1820)
Roman Ruins, ca. 1760

Gouache on paper
18 x 25 inches (45.7 x 63.5 cm); Frame: 27 1/4 x 33 3/4 inches (69.2 x 85.7 cm)
Unsigned
Evan F. Lilly Memorial, Gift of Thomas T. Solley, 80.55

Provenance

?–1980, William Schab Gallery, New York City

1980, Indiana University Art Museum purchase from William Schab Gallery, with funds provided by Thomas T. Solley

Exhibitions

January 16–March 3, 1985, "Drawings from the Indiana University Art Museum Collection," Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington

August 4–September 29, 1996, "Scenic Views: Eighteenth-Century Landscapes, Ruinscapes, and Cityscapes," Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington (cat. page 18, fig. 14; and page 28)

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

September 20-December 21, 2008, "The Grand Tour: Art and Travel, 1740-1914," Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington

Remarks

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