Giuseppe CASCIARO (Ortelle 1863 - Naples 1941)
Pastel, over an underdrawing in pencil, on brown paper. Faintly signed and dated GCasciaro / 6 08(?) 07 at the lower left. Signed, dated and inscribed a Paride / De Marco / l’amico / GCasciaro. / 1 luglio 1916 napoli at the lower right. Stamped G. CASCIARO / NAPOLI (not in Lugt) in a circle in blue ink on the verso.168 x 331 mm. (6 5/8 x 13 in.)ENQUIRE
This pastel landscape bears a dedication by the artist to the Neapolitan collector Paride de Marco, whose collection also included works by other Neapolitan artists such as Francesco Michetti, Vincenzo Irolli, Eduardo Dalbono and many others. De Marco’s collection was sold at the Palazzo Spinelli in Naples in 1918.
Given by the artist to Paride de Marco, Naples, on 1 July 1916Probably his sale, Naples, Palazzo Spinelli, 25 March – 1 April 1918.