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Bloemen, J.F. van - Temple of Sibyl - A0414

Bloemen, J.F. van - Temple of the SibylBloemen, J.F. van - Temple of the Sibyl
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surroudings of
Jan Frans van Bloemen
1662 Antwerp – Rome 1749

View of the Temple of the Sibyl in Tivoli.bloem

Brush drawing in grey-brown, over a weak black chalk sketch, on strong textured handmade paper. 28:37 cm.Verso: Small pencil sketch of two goats.

With brown spots at upper part and restored tiny holes.

Provenance: Collection T. Cottrell-Dormer, Rousham House, auctioned in London, Sotheby's 1979.

Compare literature: W. Bernt, Die niederländischen Zeichner des 17. Jahrhunderts. Munich, Bruckmann 1957, vol. I, No 79 with Fig.; A. Zwollo, Hollandse en Vlaamse veduteschilders te Rome 1675-1725. Assen, 1973, Fig. 34, 43 a and 43 b.

A freehanded depiction of the leafwork is typical for his drawing style, which also can be seen here.