London, South Kensington
21 May 2008
Giovanni Girosi (Italian, 1818-1892)
Lessons below deck for the midshipmen
signed, inscribed and dated 'G. Girosi/depuis 1847' (upper right)
oil on canvas
32 x 42 in. (81.3 x 106.9 cm.)
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