Stunning large scale oil painting by listed artist Federico Moja (1802-1885). Intricate scene depicting the interior of a cathedral filled with dozens of people. The artist paid great attention to detail, including every aspect of the interior. Rays of sunlight beam down through the windows. Artist signed in the lower right corner, along with Venezia and the date 1871. Housed in the original period frame with brass artist name plate.
About the artist:
Federcio Moja (1802-1885) is known for highly detailed and prized paintings primarily of architectural interiors and scenes of Venice. Many of his works have sold at major auction houses like Christies and Sothebys throughout the world.