Italian Landscape

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1768-1799

GUSN

GUSN-11812

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

Descriptive Terms

landscapes (representations)
paintings (visual works)
oil paint (paint)
canvas
Picture
Landscape
Landscape

Inscription

"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)

Associated Building

Original to Governor John Langdon House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Zucarillo (Artist)

Location of Origin

Italy

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

42 x 35 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Nathan Appleton

Accession Number

1966.1814