London, South Kensington
19 March 2008
Giuseppe Casciaro (Italian, 1861-1945)
Fisherfolk on the Amalfi coast
signed 'G. Casciaro' (lower right)
19¼ x 13 3/8 in. (48.8 x 34 cm.)
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For his landscapes and views of Naples, Casciaro mostly used the medium of pastel, which he used to capture changes in light and atmosphere. He attended the Fine Art School of Naples and studied under the guidance of Lista, Palizzi and Morelli.
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