Nicholas Briganti (Italian-American, 1861–1944)
The Old Mill, Late 19th century
Oil paint on canvas
Signed to the lower right
Title inscribed to the verso
Known for his illuminated pastoral scenes, Nicholas Briganti was born in Italy but was primarily active in New Bedford, Massachusetts. Briganti became an art professor at the New Bedford University and his work is featured in the New Bedford Free Public Library.
- small cracks to the frame; accretion and foxing to the verso.
- measures frame, canvas measures 35.25" W X 23.25" H.