The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
The Roman Campagna
  • Alexandre-Gabriel Decamps (1803 - 1860)
  • The Roman Campagna
  • France
  • c. 1847
  • Painting
  • Oil on mahogany panel
  • Image size: 24.9 x 41.5 cm
    Frame size: 47 x 61 x 9 cm
  • Signature: 'DECAMPS'
  • P292
  • Reserve Gallery
Further Reading
  • Dated c.1847 by Mosby. The shepherd holds a piffero, a kind of bagpipe with a sheepskin for the reservoir. The landscape may represent one of the areas further east or south of Rome than the Campagna.