GIUSEPPE GHERARDI (Italian Circa 1788-1884)
    Italian Landscape with Beggars, 1831
    Oil on canvas
    19-3/4 x 30-3/4 inches (50.2 x 78.1 cm)
    Signed lower center on rock: G Gherardi 1831
    Inscribed verso: Veduta dell Ponte di Tooi a Valleonborsa G. Gharardi Fece 1851 No 11 (n.b. The original inscription was strengthened, which accounts for the misspellings.)

    Richard Kappus, 4 Herbert, White Plains, New York, 10606

    Gherardi was active in Florence around 1850. His painting The Terni Waterfall is preserved in the museum in Weimar.

    Estimate: $5,000 - $10,000.

    Condition Report*:

    Wax relined canvas, three canvas patches, repair 2 inches x 1.5 inches in sky, paint loss and buckle in canvas in upper right corner along edge, cleavage in foliage at left.

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    December, 2007
    6th-7th Thursday-Friday
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