An Italian Landscape with Children Fishing
Francesco Zuccarelli, RA (Pitigliano 1702 - Florence 1788)
Oil painting on canvas, An Italian Landscape with Children Fishing by Francesco Zuccarelli, RA (Pitigliano 1702 - Florence 1788). (One of a pair. NT/UPP/P/133 is other). Two children fishing and women are resting on the bank of a river.
Early 19th century hanging-plans, in the Saloon on of: '17, or 9.' 'Landscapes Zuccarelli' [lower register, one tot he right of the chimney piece with Queen Charlotte, the other to the left of the chimneypiece with George III] later swapped by National Trust for one of the two better-preserved pictures, 47 & 48]; Purchased from the family with the help of a grant from the Purchase Grant Fund, 1976.
Uppark, The Fetherstonhaugh Collection (National Trust)
Marks and inscriptions
Verso: Inscribed on stretcher: Third picture from the top/not covered face downwards
Makers and roles
Francesco Zuccarelli, RA (Pitigliano 1702 - Florence 1788), artist