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GOSSIP
Title GOSSIP
Title2 LOVE SCENE
Museum Name Salar Jung Museum, Hyderabad
Gallery Name Not Available
Object Type European Paintings
Main Material Oil on Canvas
Main Artist EUGEN VON BLASS
Artist's Nationality ITALY
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data 1845-1932
Country ITALY
Provenance ITALY
Origin Place VENICE
Find Place ITALY
School VENICIAN
Period / Year of Work 19TH OR 20TH CENTURY
Inscription Painter's Signature
Dimensions 133.7 L X 177.3 W , 99.0 L X 143.5 W (ONLY PAINTING)
Detailed Description 'Gossip' oil painting by E.V.Blass, shows another aspect of Venetian life-gondolas, canals peopled by romantic people. Eugen Von Blass, the painter of the engaging canvas combines in his art the qualities of his predecessors- Canaletto's truthfulness of representation and Hayez's romantic inclinations. His Canvas in the Museum depicts lovers in conversation near a Venetian Canal. The gondolas and the parapets look real. The figures are endowed with expressive attitudes. Blass was born in 1845 at Albane, Italy and died at Vienna in 1932.
Brief Description Love scene; a man standing in gondola near parapet,talking with three ladies. Another man talking with a lady on the left.Another two ladies talking to each other in the right back.Signed : Eugen V. Blass on the bottom.