Sir John Soane's Museum Drawings

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Purpose:Italy: unidentified location. View of a wooded and hilly landscape with two groups of irregular tile-roofed farm buildings in the middle distance. In the foreground are small trees.

Aspect

Perspective

Inscribed

Inscribed in ink 133

Dated/date range

Undated, possibly 1755.

Medium/Support/Size

Pencil, pen; grey and brown washes

227 x 295

Hand

Robert Adam

Reference

Adam vol.57/133

Notes

This unidentified wooded view may be one made by Robert Adam during his trips from Rome in 1755. It may relate to the view with a villa in Adam vol.57/129, which shows a similar handling of the grey and brown washes.

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Date

01 01 2007

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