Vesuvius and the Bay of Naples from the Island of Capri
Overall: 48 1/2 x 64 in. ( 123.2 x 162.6 cm )
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.
Gift of Thomas Jefferson Bryan
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"
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