Chiaja of Naples from Posillipo
- Additional Title(s):
Verso: very faint sketch of landscape
- ca. 1780
- Watercolor with pen and black ink over graphite on medium, slightly textured, white laid paper
- Sheet: 8 7/16 x 15 3/4in. (21.4 x 40cm) and Sheet: 8 3/8 × 15 3/4 inches (21.3 × 40 cm)
Inscribed on verso in pen and black ink: "Naples, from the road which goes over the grotto of Posilipo"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Associated Places:
- Italy | Naples
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Thomas Smith of Derby, ca. 1720–1767, British, Chiaja of Naples from Posillipo, ca. 1780
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