Eruption canvas with port. Reproduction on canvas of the work of Pierre-Jacques Volaire, Vesuvius Eruption of 1782, Naples, Capodimonte Museum.
The famous landscape artist, famous for his works on the eruptions of Vesuvius, was born in France (Toulon) in 1729. He comes from a family of painters and is located in Naples where he creates a series of works centered on the theme of the eruption from different points of view. The period is profitable above all because the volcano is in full activity.
Inspirer of many artists such as Joseph Wright, Jacob Philipp Hackert and Pietro Antoniani, he met the taste of art lovers attracted in that period by the upheavals of the world.
- Material: canvas
- Preparation: with frame
- Dimension: Height 23cm x lung. 30 cm
- Dimension: Height 45cm x lung. 65 cm
- Thickness: 1.5cm
Produced in Italy