Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky
THE BAY OF NAPLES WITH MOUNT VESUVIUS
signed in Latin and dated 1879 l.l.
oil on canvas
67.5 by 52.5cm, 26 1/2 by 20 3/4 in.
Estate of a Nobleman
Sotheby's London, The Russian Sale, 29 April 1999, lot 49
G.Caffiero and I.Samarine, Light, Water and Sky, London: Alexandria Press, 2012, p.305 illustrated