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The Campidoglio seen from the Staircase of the Church of the Aracoeli, Rome, at Sunset

Charles-François Houel (French, Paris 1819–1849 Paris)
Pen and brown ink, brown wash, watercolor and gouache; lined.
10 5/8 x 14 5/8 in. (27 x 37.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Karen B. Cohen, in memory of Lawrence Turcic, 1988
Accession Number:
Not on view
Signature: Pen and brown ink, lower right: C. Houël Rome 1846
Karen B. Cohen; Donor: Karen B. Cohen
Nicholas Alfrey "London. Nineteenth-Century French Drawings" Burlington Magazine. vol. 127, July 1986, fig. no. 65, pp. 526, 527, ill.

Hazlitt, Gooden & Fox French Drawings. Exh. cat. London, June 19-July 18, 1986, cat. no. 24, ill.

Jacob Bean "Curatorial Reports and Departmental Accessions: Drawings." in Annual Report of the Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, July 1, 1988 - June 30, 1989. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 119, New York, 1989, p. 22.

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