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A Neapolitan boy decorating the head of his inamorata at the Festa of the Madonna del Arco

Oil Painting
ca. 1840 (painted)
Place Of Origin

Oil painting

object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Oil on panel
Brief Description
Oil painting entitled 'A Neapolitan Boy Decorating the Head of his Inamorata at the Festa of the Madonna del Arco' by Thomas Uwins. British School, ca. 1840.
Physical Description
Oil painting
  • Estimate height: 35.5cm
  • Estimate width: 26.6cm
Credit line
Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857
Object history
Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Catalogue of British Oil Paintings 1820-1860, Ronald Parkinson, Victoria and Albert Museum, London: HMSO, 1990, pp. 288-89
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record createdApril 23, 2007
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