The Capuchin Convent at Amalfi

Oil on paper laid on board | 28.5 x 38.7cm | c. 1829

Carl Blechen

This sketch was painted during the summer of 1829 when Blechen was visiting Amalfi, down the coast from Naples. The Capuchin convent, seen here perched on a wall of rock, was frequently visited by artists. By positioning the vertical mass of rocks in...
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