The Italian Embassy in Paris
Watercolor on paper.
10 9/16 x 15 3/8 inches (268 x 390)
The Joseph F. McCrindle Collection.
Inscribed at lower left in pencil, "Grande halle de Spectacle dans / l'Ambassade d'Italie (rapporte d'un ci devant v chateau en Sicile);" Inscribed at the right in pencil, " 1. X. 1954."
Shepherd Gallery, Associates, Inc., New York; from whom acquired by Joseph F. McCrindle, New York, 16 May 1980 (McCrindle collection no. A0045).
This brightly rendered view features the interior of the Italian Embassy in Paris, located in the eighteenth-century Hôtel de Boisgelinon on the rue de Varenne.