Flirtation, Italian Genre Scene, Giuseppe Aureli, 1890


Watercolor on paper measures 20″ x 14″ image size.

Painting is signed in the lower right and dated 1890.

Very good condition with strong colors, no foxing or staining; some reflection in photos.

Frame measures 33.5″ x 25.5″ in good condition.

Availability: In stock

Giuseppe Aureli was born in Rome in 1858 and he died in 1929.  He worked in watercolor primarily, but also in oil and gouache.  Best known for his scenes of harems and orientalist scenes, but also known for genre scenes from late 19th century Rome.  Paintings have sold for up to $30,000 at auction.