Pierre Patel the Elder

An Italianate river landscape with figures resting by ruins with their herd

Pierre Patel the Elder - An Italianate river landscape with figures resting by ruins with their herd

Provenance
(Possibly) Ange-Laurent de La Live de Jully (1725-1779)
his sale, Paris, 2 May 1770 (=1st day), nr. 40, as 'Pierre Patel the Elder and F. Boucher' (500 francs to Clerisseau for the Countess of England)
William, 2nd Viscount Harcourt (19081979), Nuneham Park, Oxfordshire
sale Christie's, London, 11 June 1948, nr. 151 (55 gns. to Pollak)
with Mario dei Fiori Gallery, Rome, in 1970
private collection, Italy, by 1978
sale Christie's, London, 8 December 2017, nr. 149

Pierre Patel the Elder
An Italianate river landscape with figures resting by ruins with their herd
59.6 x 80.8 cm
Oil on canvas
Sale Christie's, London, 8 December 2017