SIMONINI, Francesco
(b. 1686, Parma, d. ca. 1755, Venezia, or Firenze)


Oil on canvas, 61 x 96 cm
Private collection

Although known principally as a battle-painter Simonini also painted landscapes and 'subject pictures' such as this one which depicts a landscape with an elegant couple in a carriage being held up by horsemen, other villagers nearby.

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