Canvas Eruption Volcano, representation of the work of Pierre Henri de Valenciennes (1750-1819), Vesuvius eruption, National archeologic museum, Naples.
Precursor of modern landscape painting, the French artist spent most of his life in Italy, where he produced numerous works influenced by nature and the events present in it. This splendid canvas represents a historical event as well as a natural landscape: the eruption of the Vesuvius of 1794.
- Material: Canvas
- Equipment: with frame
- Size: H 9,055 x L 11,81" (23 cm x 30 cm)
Produced in Italy