Auguste Jean-Baptiste Vinchon’s Memories of Italy

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The 86 views of Italy that Auguste Jean-Baptiste Vinchon painted between 1816 and 1818 offer a unique glimpse of a rare studio collection. Auguste Jean-Baptiste Vinchon (1787-1855), Le Temple de Vesta à Tivoli (The Temple of Vesta in Tivoli), paper mounted on canvas, 44 x 34 cm/17.3 x 13.4 in. Some sales catalogs become part of art history bibliographies. The one for a July 3 sale in Amboise is sure to be kept by specialists and landscape painting enthusiasts. It will be essential for any art historian who studies Auguste Jean-Baptiste Vinchon's body of work. A pupil of Giuseppe Serangeli, who had trained

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