Large Neoclassical Italian Oil on Canvas

ORIGIN: Italy
AGE: Early 19th century
DIMENSIONS: 64 ½” w x 40” h
MATERIALS: Oil on canvas, wood frame
CONDITION: Fair; paint crackling and loss along edges; old repair of a horizontal tear (see photos); several minor scratches; simple wood frame shows wear.

Description

Early 19th century neoclassical Italian oil on canvas depicting a group of colorfully robed elegant women playing musical instruments against a background of classical architecture and a glimpse of a landscape in the far distance. Unsigned. Once hung in a small church in Tuscany.


Collections: Artwork, Décor, Sacred Art