Oil/canvas, 30 x 54 cm, lo. ri. sign. a. dat. F. Gioli Agosto 910 as well as inscribed Volterra, framed under glass, uninspected out of frame. - Italian history a. landscape painter. G. studied since 1862 at the academies Pisa a. Florence. Starting from academic history painting he turned to lanscape painting since the mid 1870s under the influence of the macchiaioli. In 1882 he became member of the Florence academy, in 1889 he was appointed professor.