[Three figures in a landscape; a city beside a bay in the distance.]Pinxit in pariete Gaspar Pussinus Romae In Aedibus Exccell. Princ. Column. Mag. Comestab. Reg. Neapolis.
Romae apud Dom. Cunego.
Etching, early impression,image 520 x 400mm. 20½ x 15¾". Trimmed to plate; a strong impression.
Three figures in the centr by a waterfall and stream, trees to left, behind a plume of smoke rises from a building in the hill town with in the distance; sea and mountains beyond. Engraved in 1781-82 by Giuseppe Cunego (Italian, 1760 - 1782 after), Draughtsman and reproductive engraver. Giuseppe (Joseph) Cunego did engrave a set of scene from the Frescoes by Gaspar (Poussin) Dughet in the Palazzo Colonna Rome. While this may be similar it is not thought to be part of that set.
See Grosvenor Prints '18th Century English Prints': 240.
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