Vesuvius. 1847. Painting in body colour, 51.5 x 72cm, on cartridge paper

Vesuvius. 1847. Painting in body colour, 51.5 x 72cm, on cartridge paper

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Vesuvius. 1847. Painting in body colour, 51.5 x 72cm, on cartridge paper. Colour to edge of paper includes dark brown painted margin, actual picture area, 44 x 65cm. From Johnson Lavis’s collection of 1880s; dated by unknown artist in bottom margin, 1847. Picture shows Vesuvius near to cone from area of rough splattered lava. Light spotting noticeable  but continue on trajectories of ejecta. In good to fair condition.