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Italian Landscape

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This evocative rendering of Italian scenery has been identified as a view of the Vale of Ariccia. [1]Located in the Alban Hills between Lake Nemi and Lake Albano, about sixteen miles (twenty-six kilometers) southeast of Rome, Ariccia has long attracted writers and artists, including landscape...

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Inscription

Lower right: G. Inness 187[2]

Provenance

After 1872, Henry P. Kidder (1823-1886), Boston; about 1886, by descent to his son, Nathaniel T. Kidder, Milton, Mass.; 1938, bequest of Nathaniel T. Kidder to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 13, 1938)

Credit Line

Bequest of Nathaniel T. Kidder

about 1874

Dimensions

67.94 x 108.27 cm (26 3/4 x 42 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

38.1417

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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