A View of Florence

Description
The composition is taken from Bellosguardo, a renowned beauty spot to the south west of Florence. From here most of the city’s prominent buildings are visible, including the Campanile and Duomo, Palazzo Vecchio and Palazzo Pitti. Patch painted several versions of this popular view, one of which is now in the Royal Collection.
Accession Loan No.
34/1944/1
Collection Class
Paintings
Medium
oil on canvas
Common Name
A View of Florence
Simple Name
painting
Full Name
A View of Florence
Dimensions
stretcher H 867 mm; stretcher length 1430 mm; frame H 942 mm; frame length 1509 mm
Production Person Surname
Patch
Production Person Initials
Thomas
Period Classification
George III (1760-1811)
Production Date
c 1770
Production Year Low
1770
Production Year High
1775
Production Town
Exeter
Production County
Devon
Production Country
United Kingdom: England
Production Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Topography Town
Florence

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