Pine Trees in the gardens of La Pietra 2010 Oil on linen 18 x 9 ins, (45.72 x 22.86 cms)
The Gardens at La Pietra 2010 Oil on linen 12 x 9 ins, (30.48 x 22.86 cms)
The Statue of Fame, Villa Garzoni 2010 Oil on linen 12 x 9 ins, (30.48 x 22.86 cms)
Francis Hamel – Italian Formal Gardens and their Landscapes
24 November - 11 December 2010 Hamel has spent this year visiting and painting in a number of Italian gardens. Amongst others these include Isola Bella, Buonaccorsi, Villa lante and Caprarola, Cetinale and Vincobello, Villa Gamberaia, Villa Corsini, Villa la Pietra, Castello, and Trebbio.