Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Mountainous Landscape in Italy : "Il Resegone"

Frank Randal (active 1881–1894)
Former Attribution:
John Ruskin (British, London 1819–1900 Brantwood, Cumbria)
Watercolor over pencil
10 3/8 x 15 3/16 in. (26.4 x 38.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in ink (lower right): Il Resegone die Lecco / from San Stefano / March & Apr 1885; in pencil throughout the landscape (upper left): Casá Verde (Albergo); (upper right): pass of Faggio and Malnago; (lower left): Road from Colico to Lecco; (lower right): Castello

Marking: Annnotated in ink (verso): Il Resegone di Lecco / from San Stefano / Mar & Apl 1885; in pencil (lower left): John Ruskin; (lower right): Ruskin; illegible inscription in pencil which may read: not painted; and former Lehman Number: G.248
Philip Hofer, Cambridge, Massachusetts; Robert Lehman (acquired from Philip Hofer in 1948)
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