'The Chess Game', oil on painting by Ernesto Ricardi
Ernesto Ricardi (Italian, 19th century)
"The Chess Game"
This charming oil painting on canvas depicts a lavish interior scene with two men seated at a table set with a fancy tablecloth playing chess, while the younger man of the two is looking towards a young lady standing to his left, as she looks back at him.
Signed lower left: Ernesto Ricardi
Frame height: 42″ (105 cm)
Frame width: 34″ (89 cm)
Canvas height: 35.5" (90 cm)
Canvas width: 27.5" (69 cm)