Pair of Folk Painted Panels of Poseidon and Hera

$6,900

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Unusual pair of 18th Century folk art painted panels depicting Poseidon and Hera, he shown holding his trident sitting astride a dolphin and she sitting beside a peacock with heralds trumpeting in the corners. Possessing beautiful colors and having very whimsical interpretations, these panels are an unusual subject matter for naive painting.

Period
Circa 1750
Country
Italy
Condition

Good. Slight cupping to boards.

Dimensions
Height 25.75 inches
Width 17 inches
Depth 1 inches