Trees

Artist:
French artist in the circle of Giovanni Francesco Grimaldi (Italian, Bologna 1606–1680 Rome)
Former Attribution:
Claude Lorrain (Claude Gellée) (French, Chamagne 1604/5?–1682 Rome)
Date:
ca. 1650
Medium:
Pen, sepia ink and wash with white gouache heightening on blue paper
Dimensions:
7 7/8 x 10 1/4 in. (20 x 26 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.1.659
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated on the recto in the upper right corner in red ink: 22
Sir Thomas Lawrence, London; Lawrence sale, London, August 1935 (to Esdaile); William Esdaile, London (Lugt 2617 on the recto and, with the date 1836, verso); Esdaile sale, London, 30 June 1840. [Cailleux, Paris, June 1953]. Acquired by Robert Lehman by 1962.