Museo Capidomonte, Naples, Italy, 8 x 10 in. oil on linen
The Museo Capodimonte in Naples, Italy is a wonderful museum at the top of a hill in a small park setting about a 30 minute walk from the historic center. While spending a month in Naples in June of 2013, Continue reading
Mt. Vesevius, Naples, 8 x 10 in. oil on linen
Mount Vesuvius is a volcano near Naples, Italy. I actually had a lovely view of it from my apartment window. I painted this picture from the rocks near Mergellina, in the center of the city.
Mount Vesuvius is best known for its eruption in AD 79 Continue reading
Ostia Antica, Roma, 8 x 5in., oil on linen.
A very short train ride away from Rome, Ostia Antica is a large archeological site, close to the modern suburb of Ostia. It was the location of the harbor city of ancient Rome, which is Continue reading
- Santo Spirito, Rome, 10 x 8 in., oil on linen
The beautiful Santo Spirito in Sassia (Holy Spirit in Saxony) is a 12th-century church in Rome. It stands in Borgo Santo Spirito, a street Continue reading
La Martorana, Palermo, 8 x 5 in. oil on linen
I was in Palermo this June where I painted The Church of Santa Maria dell’Ammiraglio or San Nicolò dei Greci, commonly called the Martorana, overlooking the Piazza Bellini in Palermo. Continue reading
Chiesa Rossa, Ortygia, 8 x 10 in., oil on linen
Here is a nice viewpoint from the ramparts around Ortygia island in Sicily which I painted. I don’t have any information about this church (besides a name) . If anyone knows, Continue reading