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A Landscape with a Lake, Gaspard Dughet (1615-1675).

Oil on canvas, 47cm by 63cm.

Dughet, who was born in Rome, was a pupil of his brother-in-law Nicholas Poussin and became widely known as Gaspard Poussin. He specialised in landscapes of the Roman Campagna and was one of the leading landscape artists of his time, his works later proving popular with 18th Century English Grand Tourists.

1763 Inventory: “the North dressing room … two landscapes by Possen.” The painting is a pendant to PIC462

 

REFERENCE: PIC447

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