The Porta Oscura, Tivoli

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  • Title

    The Porta Oscura, Tivoli

  • Artist/maker

    attributed to Pierre-Athanase Chauvin (1774 - 1832)
    formerly attributed to François-Marius Granet (1775 - 1849)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1802 - 1804
  • Material and technique

    oil on paper on canvas

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    49.3 x 60.9 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Purchased to commemorate the Directorship of Professor Sir Christopher White (1985-1997), with the assistance of the Art Fund, the Pilgrim Trust, the Friends of the Ashmolean, and private donations, 1997.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 50 | Oil Sketches
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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