Raffaele Moretti – The Card Game – watercolour, Rome, c. 1880

$1,850.00 AUD

Raffaele Moretti – The Card Game

Large watercolour, depicting the interior of a large stone-paved hall, hosting a card game between two gents and a priest, another gent providing musical entertainment on a lute, a woman approaching with a wine jug, large wine barrels visible through an arch at the rear; the whole with superb details to all portions of the work, framed in original elaborate gilt gesso frame with wide gilt mount.

Signed lower left, ‘R Moretti, Rome’,

Circa 1880


Condition: excellent, colours showing little sign of age, frame plaster with some touch-ups to gold & small cracks, stable & displays well.




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