A View of the Forum Romanum with the Temple of Venus

Oil on canvas
Signed 'E. Lear f.' and Dated 1841
10 3/4 x 14 3/4 inches, 27.3 x 37.5 cm
Provenance: 

Robert Crewe-Milnes, 1st Marquess of Crewe (1858-1945), Crewe Hall, Cheshire and later Crewe House, Curzon Street, London from Circa 1901;
Collection of Mary, Duchess of Roxburghe

Literature: 

Crewe House, London, Inventory, vol. 2, 1914; p. 90.Corridor from Entrance Hall to Staircase;Manuscript Catalogue of Pictures at West Horsley, n.d. vol. 3, p. 69.