Corrodi came to Italy around 1832, eventually settling in Rome. He was well-known for his Italian views and his patrons included Tsar Nicholas of Russia, the Grand Duke of Tuscany and other aristocrats. Another version of this view was sold London, Sotheby's, 8 July 2009, lot 81.
Window mounted. Overall in very good condition. Colors remain extremely fresh. In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.