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Stormy Landscape with Ruins on a Plain
Georges Michel

Michel worked mainly in the outskirts of Paris. This painting probably dates from after 1830 when he began to adopt a bold and vigorous approach to landscape painting which was based on his studies in the open air.

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Artist Georges Michel
Artist dates 1763 - 1843
Full title Stormy Landscape with Ruins on a Plain
Date made after 1830
Medium and support Oil on paper mounted on canvas
Dimensions 55.7 x 81 cm
Acquisition credit Presented by T.W. Bacon through the Art Fund, 1910
Inventory number NG2759
Location in Gallery Gallery A: Paintings after 1600
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