The Towers of San Gimignano

A Micheli, Artist

This is one of the paintings in our collection. It was made in Italy in 1919.
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About the Work
San Gimignano, a small town in Tuscany, is well known for the survival of its medieval towers and architecture.
Measurements
Image 360 x 375mm
Frame 497 x 516 x 47mm
Media
oil on board
Description
Image of the medieval towers of San Gimignano, with late afternoon sunlight throwing strong shadows across them. In the foreground is a red cart pulled 2 white cattle and a group of people.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Purchased on behalf of the Gallery by Mr and Mrs J.A. Neame, 1922.
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
1922