24 January 2003
Willem van Nieulandt II (Antwerp c.1584-1635 Amsterdam)
The Roman Forum with drovers and watercarriers on a path in the foreground
signed and indistinctly dated 'GUIL NIEULAN*/*6**' (lower left)
oil on panel
36½ x 48½ in. (92.7 x 123.2 cm.)
Anon. Sale, Christie's, New York, 18 May 1995, lot 27.
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A preparatory drawing for the building on the left of the present painting was formerly in the Fairfax Murray collection.
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