oil on copper
17.32 in. (44.00 cm.) (height) by 29.13 in. (74.00 cm.) (width)
D. Ferrante, 'La quadreria dei principi d'Avellino', in Napoli Nobilissima, XI, 1902, pp. 158-160, 173-175. C. Lorenzetti, Gaspare Vanvitelli, Milan, 1934, p. 50, no. 801, plate XIII. G. Briganti, Gaspar van Wittel, eds. L. Laureati and L. Trezzani, Milan, 1996, p. 147, no. 40.
(Probably) the collection of the Princes Caracciolo d'Avellino, Naples (according to the 1844 inventory in Don Ferrante, 1902, no. 75; see literature). Immanuel Friedländer, Naples; sale, Palazzo Simonetti, Rome, 12 March 1934, where acquired by. Adalberto Guerra Duval, Brazilian Ambassador to Italy; his sale, Affonso Nunes, Rio de Janeiro, 20 August 1947, lot 273 (9000 cruzeiros), where acquired by the present owners.