View across a valley towards distant hills


  • Title

    View across a valley towards distant hills

  • Artist/maker

    formerly attributed to Claude Lorrain (c. 1604 or 1605 - 1682)
    Nicolas Poussin (1594 - 1665)
  • Associated place

    Italy (place of creation)
    Italy (subject)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    brush and reddish-brown wash, on laid paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 13.2 x 25.7 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Purchased (Blakiston and Madan Funds) with the assistance of the NHMF, the Art Fund, the MGC/V&A Purchase Grant Fund, the Hulme Surplus Fund, and the Friends, 1992.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Roethlisberger, Marcel, Claude Lorrain: The Drawings, 2 (Berkeley, 1968), 421

Whiteley, Jon, Ashmolean Museum, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings, VII, French School, 2 (Oxford, University Press, 2000), 471

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