Eighteen Views of Rome: The Quattro Fontane Looking Toward Santa Maria Maggiore

Lievin Cruyl1665

The Cleveland Museum of Art

The Cleveland Museum of Art
Cleveland, United States

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  • Title: Eighteen Views of Rome: The Quattro Fontane Looking Toward Santa Maria Maggiore
  • Creator: Lievin Cruyl (Flemish, c. 1640-c. 1720)
  • Date Created: 1665
  • Physical Dimensions: Sheet: 38.6 x 48.7 cm (15 3/16 x 19 3/16 in.); Framed: 61.7 x 76.8 x 2.6 cm (24 5/16 x 30 1/4 x 1 in.)
  • Type: Drawing
  • Rights: CC0
  • External Link: https://clevelandart.org/art/1943.274
  • Medium: pen and brown ink and brush and gray wash over graphite; framing lines in brown ink
  • Inscriptions: signed, lower right, in brown ink: [artist's monogram: LC] RVYL delin: Romæ / mense Aprili 1665. ; by artist, upper center, in brown ink: Prospetto secondo delle 4. Font[a]ne Verso S. Maria Maggiore. / e Porta Pia. ; by artist, throughout composition, in brown ink: [the letters A-V] ; by artist, across bottom, in brown ink: A. Fontes. B. Temp. et Conventus hispaniorúm S. Caroli Redemptionis Captivorum ex Architectura Equitis Frañci Borromini. C. Temp. et Conventus Gallorum S. Dionysij Redemptionis / Captivorum. D. Temp. S. Mariæ Sanitatis. E. Temp. S. Pudentianæ. F. Temp. et Conventus Carmelitarúm S. Martini in Monte. G. Palatium Lateranense. H. Basilica S. Mariæ / Maioris. I. Collegium Tongerloense Norbertinorum. K. Horti Ducis Montis Alti. L. Palatium Illmi.[mi superscript, period beneath m] Dñi de Maximis. M. Moñrium[abbreviation mark in red chalk] S. Dionysij[underlined in red chalk]. N. Temp. et Conventus S. / Bernardi. O. Fons Felix. P. Thermæ Diocletianæ. Q. Horrea publica. R. Porta Pia. S. Temp. S. Mariæ Victricis. T. Moñrium S. Súsannæ. V. Horti Princi [= ?] / Palestrini. ; VERSO, upper left, in brown ink: [illegible] [partially masked] ; ON STRIPS OF PAPER MOUNTED TO VERSO, lower right, in graphite: A20984 ; lower right, in graphite: E. 21
  • Department: Drawings
  • Culture: Flanders, 17th century
  • Credit Line: Dudley P. Allen Fund
  • Collection: DR - Flemish
  • Accession Number: 1943.274

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