London, South Kensington
4 July 2007
Tommaso Ruiz (Spanish, active Naples first half 18th Century)
A mountaineous landscape with figures crossing a bridge and a fort and bridge beyond; and A Mediterranean port with boats in the surrounding waters
oil on copper
6¾ x 11 7/8 in.
a pair (2)
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Few paintings by the Neapolitan landscapist Tommaso Ruiz are known, the earliest being dated 1732.
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