16 November 2006
Prospero Piatti (Italian, 1842-1902)
signed and dated 'P. Piatti 1891' (lower left)
oil on canvas
21 7/8 x 33½ in. (55.6 x 85.1 cm.)
Painted in 1891.
A pair (2)
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