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The Campo Vaccino, Rome

A good contemporary copy of Claude's original in the Louvre of c. 1636, with a different group of figures bottom right.

Currently on display

Artist
Circle of Claude
Date
1640s
Location
Gallery 10
Dimensions
78.1 x 106.1 cm
Materials
Oil on canvas
Inscription
Inscribed left on the Arch of Septimus Severus: [?] O SEPTIMIO M [F]IL: SEVERO PIO PERTINACI. AV [G PATRI]/ PATRIAE PARTHICO ARABICO ET PARTHICO A[DIABENICO]/ POTIE AX. TRIBVNIC. POTESTA. XI IMP XI/ SESTI [...] IMPERIVMQ[VE] POPVLI ROMANI [...] SPQ[R] and inscribed right on the frieze of the Temple of Saturn: SENATVS POPVLV / INCENDIO CONSVMP0
Acquisition
Bourgeois Bequest, 1811
Accession number
DPG174