The Wallace Collection

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The Villa Doria Pamphilj, Rome
  • Alexandre-Gabriel Decamps (1803 - 1860)
  • The Villa Doria Pamphilj, Rome
  • France
  • 1838 - 1839
  • Painting
  • Oil on canvas
  • Image size: 33 x 40.8 cm
    Object size: 58.5 x 66 x 11 cm
  • Signature: 'DECAMPS.'
  • P267
  • West Gallery III
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  • Exhibited at the Paris Salon of 1839. Decamps could have seen the villa, built in 1644-52 by Algardi and Grimaldi for Prince Camillo Pamphilj, on his visit to Rome in 1835. The villa and its gardens were frequently painted by French artists visiting the city.