Italian Trompe L'Oeil Architectural Panel

Italian Trompe L'Oeil Architectural Panel

Code: 11104


H: 39cm (15.4")W: 229cm (90.2")


A large 19th century Italian architectural trompe l'oeil panel, hand painted in oil on canvas in Renaissance style with a central grotesque mask flanked by swags of fruit, wheat and foliage, in a later wooden frame.

39cm x 229cm including frame.

A very decorative architectural panel that would have been part of an interior scheme. I has several old repairs (see photograph of reverse). Formerly the property of, and removed from, the actress Cleo Rose's castle 'Torre Petti' near Todi in Umbria.