Statue at Vertumnus at Frascati

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) – Statue at Vertumnus at Frascati, 1907 (Oil on canvas. The Hugh Lane) – The statue and fountain of Vertumnus, the Roman god of change, gardens and orchards, framed by two columns, is located in the gardens of the 16th century Villa Falconieri, which overlooks Frascati, east of Rome. Sargent stayed at the Grand Hotel and spent much time painting with the de Glehns in the gardens of the villas nearby, including the gardens of the Falconieri…

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