Francesco de Mura - Bathsheba at Her Bath, ca 1725 (detail)

Francesco de Mura

August 3, 2020

Francesco de Mura, also referred to as Franceschiello, was an Italian painter of the late-Baroque period, active mainly in Naples and Turin. His late work reflects the style of neoclassicism.

Featured image: Francesco de Mura - Bathsheba at Her Bath, ca. 1725 (detail). Brown Ink and blue wash. 18 1/10 × 13 9/10 in. 46 × 35.2 cm. This is a unique work. Photo courtesy Sylvan Cole Gallery