Vesuvius and the Bay of Naples from the Island of Capri

Object Number: 
1867.288
Date: 
1850
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 48 1/2 x 64 in. ( 123.2 x 162.6 cm )
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. Par
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
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Creative: Tronvig Group