Martinus Rørbye: Outside the Basilica of San Saba in Rome. Unsigned. Inscribed St. Saba. Wash and pencil on paper. Visible size 13.5 × 20.5 cm.
Outside the Basilica of San Saba in Rome. Unsigned. Inscribed St. Saba. Verso sketches of monks and a street vendor. Wash and pencil on paper. Visible size 13.5 × 20.5 cm.
Rørbye visited Rome for the first time in 1834. During his stay, he draw several studies of monasteries and monks.
Provenance: Bruun Rasmussen auction 386, 1978 no. 238.
A few minor discolourations. Examined in frame.
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Martinus Rørbye (b. Drammen 1803, d. Copenhagen 1848)
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