Vernet, Claude Joseph (1714-89); French. Medium: oil on canvas. Date: 1774. Formerly called the 'Foire de Beaucaire', this is an imaginary landscape, inspired by the countryside of the South of France, Vernet's native land; painted together with its pendant, XIR 13025, for Joseph-Marie Terray (1715-78) Contr�leur g�n�ral des Finances & Directeur des B�timents du roi from 1773-74; Provenance: Musee Fabre, Montpellier, France. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.