Alceste Campriani (Terni 1848 - Lucca 1933)
A Fishing Boat Sold
Oil on panel. Inscribed Dipinto autentico di Alceste / Campriani Gli eredi / Marzia Mattioli / Borckeky(?) / (2) velluto rosso mattone / scodellina a lato in pencil on the reverse. Stamped with the panel-maker’s stamp Giosi Napoli on the reverse.101 x 227 mm. (4 x 8 7/8 in.)ENQUIRE
A comparable small oil sketch of a Neapolitan fishing boat appeared at auction in Rome in 2007.
The artist’s studio, NaplesThence by descent in the family of the artist, until 2011.