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Mount Vesuvius in eruption at night, showing the Bay of Naples in the foreground with a sailing boat, and spectators on the opposite shore. Painting in gouache, 1829.

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1829
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43020i
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view Mount Vesuvius in eruption at night, showing the Bay of Naples in the foreground with a sailing boat, and spectators on the opposite shore. Painting in gouache, 1829.

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Credit: Mount Vesuvius in eruption at night, showing the Bay of Naples in the foreground with a sailing boat, and spectators on the opposite shore. Painting in gouache, 1829. Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark

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Publication/Creation

[Place of publication not identified], 1829.

Physical description

1 painting : gouache ; image 6.8 x 10.8 cm

Lettering

Eruzione de' 15 febbraio 1829.

Notes

This painting is mounted with another of the same scene showing the eruption of Vesuvius in 1828

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 43020i

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  • Italian


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