A Upright Italian Landscape and Figures, (painting)
Graat, Barent 1628-1709
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 63 (Sale info: For Sale).
"A clear and brilliant sky, with a fine classical gusto, with landscape, &c. The foliage of the trees against the sky, uncom- monly well managed. equal, and much in the style of both, the figures are painted with spirit, yet subordinate to the whole, in excellent preservation, the pictures by this hand are very scarce. Painted by Barent Graat, who was born at Amsterdam 1628, died 1709." [P. 8.]
Descriptive Catalogue of Original Cabinet Paintings, now arranged in the Gallery, Doggett's Repository of Arts, entrance at No. 16, Market-Street, and may be viewed every day, from 8 in the morning till sunset; being a truly splendid and valuable Collection of one hundred and sixty-four Cabinet Paintings in elegant frames; selected on the Continent of Europe, at the Expense of thirty thousand dollars, and are warranted to comprise the works of the Great Masters, from the 13th Century to the Present Time.