Campbell (Nineteenth Century), Elizabeth
'Idoga[?] Said to be the oldest Town in Sicily. 29th Apr 1825'; Taormina in the distance. Watercolour. Inscribed and dated, 1825. Provenance: An album of watercolours by Elizabeth Campbell. 8x11 inches.

“All at once as we commenced a descent a scene of exceeding beauty burst upon us, Etna unveiled in full majesty, Taormina aloft on the dizzy Cliff, below the sea in calm majesty, the village of Giardini, the whole lighted by the brilliant beams of a setting sun.”

This work appears in the Group: ELIZABETH CAMPBELL - SICILY 1825

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“All at once as we commenced a descent a scene of exceeding beauty burst upon us, Etna unveiled in full majesty, Taormina aloft on the dizzy Cliff, below the sea in calm majesty, the village of Giardini, the whole lighted by the brilliant beams of a setting sun.”