Landscape Near Rome

WAG 7765

On display

A rural scene, on the left a waterfall and trees overshadowing a tomb in the centre left. There is a small lake in front of the temple, which is reflected in the water. In the foreground in front of the lake are two figures in classical dress, both playing pipes. The figure on the left wears blue and stands; the figure on the right wears blue and kneels on the rocks. In the centreground a castle on a hill with a path or road winding up to it. Cattle graze in the centre and foreground. On the right a female figure wearing blue carries a vessel on her head, accompanied by a small animal. In the background is a bay with the buildings of a town and small boats on the water, surrounded by rocky mountains.