~ Italian School Circa 1870 Watercolour Steam Yacht In Neapolitan Waters ~
A framed watercolour of a steam powered yacht sailing in Neapolitan waters.
The colourful piece depicts the yacht sailing on a beautifully calm & clear sea.
The yacht is flying a Red Ensign & The Willson from Walton Company flag, with a “Blue Peter” code flag hoisted high.
The name on the bow possibly reads ‘FANRO’
The piece is not signed.
It is presented in a modern, single mounted glazed frame.
~ Dimensions ~
The frame has a width of 28.7 inches (72.9 cm), a height of 20 inches (50.8 cm) and a depth of 1.3 inches (3.4 cm).
The painting has a width of 20.3 inches (51.6 cm) & a height of 12 inches (30.5 cm).
It weighs 3.16 kg.
~ Condition ~
The frame is in good order. The picture is in excellent order, free from foxing, oxidisation and fading.