Lake Maggiore, Italy
Oil on canvas
Overall: 17 3/4 x 30 in. ( 45.1 x 76.2 cm ) Frame: 28 1/4 x 40 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. ( 71.8 x 102.2 x 10.8 cm )
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The Robert L. Stuart Collection, the gift of his widow Mrs. Mary Stuart
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