M. ‘Maria’ Gianni (fl. 1875-1900)
The Grand Harbour, Malta
Signed and dated l.l.: M. Gianni.1897, further inscribed on previous backboard: Grand Harbour/EA (?), gouache
19 x 53 cm
Private collection, UK, until 2019
This bright watercolour is a fine example of the delicate work of M. Gianni, known as Maria to collectors, whose work is included in numerous collections in Malta. The shipping is particularly nicely drawn in great detail.