Thanksgiving Hours

The Museum will close early at 3 pm on Wednesday, November 22, and will be closed all day on Thursday, November 23. The Museum will be open on Friday, November 24, 10 am to 8 pm. Have a happy Thanksgiving!

Vesuvius and the Bay of Naples from the Island of Capri

Object Number: 
Oil on canvas
Overall: 48 1/2 x 64 in. ( 123.2 x 162.6 cm )
signed and dated: on lower right: "G.L. Brown/Paris, 1850." inscribed: on back of canvas, in black paint: "View of the town of Capri and distant view/ Island of Capri near Naples by Sun-set/painted by G.L. Brown for T. Jefferson Bryan, Esq. of Phila. Par
Landscape with view of Mt. Vesuvius, the Palace of Tiberius, and the bay of Naples all from the island of Capri; maidens and bulls in foreground.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Thomas Jefferson Bryan
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group