(b. 1702, Pitigliano, d. 1788, Firenze)
Landscape with Bridgec. 1735
Oil on canvas, 56 x 73 cm
Szépművészeti Múzeum, Budapest
This painting and its pendant (Landscape with a Castle, also in the Budapest museum) were inspired by the landscapes of Salvator Rosa. It was painted in Venice, where the young painter was intent on getting his career under way but looking elsewhere for inspiration.