Umberto dell'Orto - Veduta di lago con un pescatore

Umberto dell'Orto - Veduta di lago con un pescatore
Oil on canvas - Hand signed - 19th century

SIZE : cm. 20 x 30 ( without frame ) cm. 50 x 60 ( with frame )

FRAME : Gilded wood frame.

SIGNATURE : Signed lower right :'Orto

Dell'Orto was a graduate in engineering, but devoted himself to painting.
He was a pupil of the school of Giovan Battista Lelli and Eleuterio Pagliano.
He Painted landscapes of high mountains of Brianza, views of the lakes.
In the portraits he approaches manner of Daniele Ranzoni and Tranquillo Cremona.
Extremely jealous of his artistic production, he repeatedly bought his paintings sold at the exhibition and made copies.
His paintings are mostly kept by his grandchildren, but they also appear in public galleries and private collections.

CONDITIONS : Relined painting, visible restorations in all four corners and crackles, on the back of the canvas visible spots of color.

PROVENANCE : " BABUINO " Auction House, Rome

Lot details
Umberto dell'Orto
Title of artwork
Veduta di lago con un pescatore
19th century
Oil on canvas
Hand signed
In good, restored condition
Sold with frame
4 kg
Image size
20×30 cm
Total dimensions
50×6×60 cm
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