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Vesuvius and the Bay of Naples from the Island of Capri

Vesuvius and the Bay of Naples from the Island of Capri
Vesuvius and the Bay of Naples from the Island of Capri
Title
Vesuvius and the Bay of Naples from the Island of Capri
Date 
1850
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
Overall: 48 1/2 x 64 in. ( 123.2 x 162.6 cm )
Description 
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
Object Number 
1867.288
Marks 
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. Paris 1850/Retouched/at New York by G. L. Brown/Oct. 1861"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group