ANDREW FISHER BUNNER
1841 – 1897
Voiliers devant san Giogio a Venice
Date: 19th century
Frame size: 20½ x 15¾ inches / 52 x 40 cm
Stock Number: JPC3450/915
Andrew Bunner was born in New York City and travelled widely in Europe from 1871. Studying in Germany, France and lived in Italy for three years, settling in Venice.
Many of his paintings were donated to the Metropolitan Museum by his widow after his death in 1897. Bunner, was a quality painter with a good following. His main skill, as depicted in this picture, was his ability to translate light throughout his paintings, be it natural daylight or evening via a lamp. A delightful picture which will be greatly enjoyed and admired.