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PROPERTY FROM A CORPORATE COLLECTION

Jan Frans van Bloemen, called Orizzonte
ROME, FOUR CLASSICAL VIEWS WITH FIGURES: THE CAMPO VACCINO; THE COLOSSEUM AND THE ARCH OF CONSTANTINE; THE PYRAMID OF CESTIUS; AND THE ARCH OF CONSTANTINE, WITH THE ARCH OF TITUS, THE TOWER OF THE CAMPIDOGLIO, THE TEMPLE OF VENUS AND THE CLOCK TOWER OF SANTA FRANCESCA ROMANA
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PROPERTY FROM A CORPORATE COLLECTION

Jan Frans van Bloemen, called Orizzonte
ROME, FOUR CLASSICAL VIEWS WITH FIGURES: THE CAMPO VACCINO; THE COLOSSEUM AND THE ARCH OF CONSTANTINE; THE PYRAMID OF CESTIUS; AND THE ARCH OF CONSTANTINE, WITH THE ARCH OF TITUS, THE TOWER OF THE CAMPIDOGLIO, THE TEMPLE OF VENUS AND THE CLOCK TOWER OF SANTA FRANCESCA ROMANA
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Details & Cataloguing

Jan Frans van Bloemen, called Orizzonte
ANTWERP 1662 - 1749 ROME
ROME, FOUR CLASSICAL VIEWS WITH FIGURES: THE CAMPO VACCINO; THE COLOSSEUM AND THE ARCH OF CONSTANTINE; THE PYRAMID OF CESTIUS; AND THE ARCH OF CONSTANTINE, WITH THE ARCH OF TITUS, THE TOWER OF THE CAMPIDOGLIO, THE TEMPLE OF VENUS AND THE CLOCK TOWER OF SANTA FRANCESCA ROMANA
Quantity: 4
a set of four, all oil on canvas
each approximately: 50.3 x 66.3 cm.; 19 3/4  x 26 1/8  in.
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Provenance

Anonymous sale ('The Property of a Lady'), London, Christie's, 14 December 1979, lot 125, for £15,000;
With Hazlitt, Gooden and Fox Ltd, London;
From whom acquired by the present owner.

Catalogue Note

Comparable views incorporating the Colosseum and the Arch of Constantine are in the Galleria dell'Accademia Nazionale di San Luca, Rome, and at the Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen (see A. Busiri Vici, Jan Frans Van Bloemen, Orizzonte e l'origine del paesaggio romano settecentesco, Rome 1974, nos 324 and 221 respectively), while the view that features the tower of the Campidoglio, the Temple of Venus and S. Francesca Romana recalls the composition listed as no. 223 by Busiri Vici in the Buffolo collection, Rome.

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