[View of a volcano and monastery] [art original].

Published/Created:
[Italy?],
[ca. 1800?]
Physical Description:
1 drawing : watercolor on laid paper ; sheet 2.4 x 41 cm
Notes:
Title devised by cataloger.
Abstract:
A view with an active volcano in the center in the distance, steam rising from the top. On the right on a hilltop is a walled monastery. In the foreground, one woman rides on a horse side saddle while another woman walks ahead; the two are followed by a dog. The areas of the drawing are numbered as follows: 1. The hillside, 2. The wall surrounding the monestary, 3. The river surrounding the hillside, 4. The active volcano in the center of the image, 5. A range of hills on the left in the far distance, and 6. the hills mid-iew, beneath the active volcano. In the upper left corner, the image is numbered "XI".
Topics:
Dogs.
Horses.
Monasteries.
Volcanic eruptions.
Volcanoes.
Women.
Topics:
Italy--Pictorial works.
Language:
English
Genre:
Views.
Watercolors--British.
Format:
Image
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
Drawings
Un58
no. 87
Drawings Un58 no. 87 Box D205
Orbis Record:
12578784
Yale Collection:
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr31741
OID:
15815776
PID:
digcoll:2783448