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Italian Landscape

1966.1814 (RS170255)

Description

Framed painting of a classical landscape. Scene dominated by ruined columns with a partial arch and frieze. A man and a woman recline in front of the ruins. A hunter with two dogs passes by. Oil on canvas. Elaborate gilt frame.

Details

Maker
Zucarillo (Artist)
Date
1768-1799
Inscriptions
"N. Appleton No 1" (Black painted script)
"Appleton No. 1" (Pencil script)
"W. Sumner/Appleton/1" (Black ink on red and white jelly label)
"W. Sumner/Appleton/ frame/ 1" (Black ink on red and white jelly label)
Location of origin
Italy
Associated Building
Original to Governor John Langdon House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
canvas
Landscape
landscapes (representations)
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Dimensions
42 x 35 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1814
Credit Line
Gift of Nathan Appleton
GUSN
11812

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