Gaspard Dughet, called Gaspard Poussin
ROME 1615 - 1675
AN EXTENSIVE LANDSCAPE WITH FIGURES SEATED BY A LAKE, A TOWN ON A HILL BEYOND
oil on canvas
37 1/2 by 52 1/2 in.; 95.3 by 133.4 cm.
Francesco I, King of Naples 1825-30 (according to the wax seal on the back of the stretcher of the present lot);
Probably by descent to his daughter, the Duchesse de Berry, later Contessa Lucchesi-Palli;
By whom sold, Paris, Drouot, 19 April 1865, lot 282;
Where acquired by M. de La Panouse;
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's New York, 28 January 1999, lot 285.