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Church of Santa Chiara del Carmire at Taormina
Church of Santa Chiara del Carmire at Taormina
Artist:
Date:
19th–20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching And Drypoint
Dimensions:
25.4 x 20.2 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.13773
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Heavy surf and spray with sails further out; sand and pebbled beach; 3 people; 2 sailboats beached.
Sketch study to the entrance to an ancient Church. A procession of worshippers mount the entry steps out of a dark foreground at right. A brooding sky behind a lightened Church facade. (Jim Hahn 04/19/94)