Artista anonimo - Fauno a caccia di Fanciulla

Artista anonimo - Fauno a caccia di Fanciulla
Oil on canvas - Not signed - XIX

Splendid painting depicting a faun hunting a maiden from the beginning of the 19th century.
Rare overdoor.
Transition period
French style.
Rare and unusual subject.
It represents a hunted girl
on the banks of a river by a mythological figure.

The canvas was restored and re-lined some time ago and at the same time
the splendid gilt wood frame has been reconstructed
frame presumably rebuilt in the 1930s/40s.

On the back of the canvas, there are still the signs of the old frame imprinted by the tannin.
Large size.
Dimensions of the visible part of the canvas: 57 x 95 cm (at the narrowest point)
Stretcher dimensions: 108 x 74 cm
Total dimensions at the frame: 117.5 x 84 cm

There is a small hole on the canvas as shown in photos

It will be shipped by express courier with wooden reinforcements.

Insured shipping.
For countries outside the European Union, consider possible customs charges.

Lot details
Artista anonimo
Title of artwork
Fauno a caccia di Fanciulla
Oil on canvas
Not signed
Overall in good condition with traces of ageing and usage
Sold with frame
Image size
84×117.4 cm
Total dimensions
117.5×85×2.5 cm
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