A peasant family by a fountain in an Italian landscape signed 'Penry Williams/ROME 1862.' (lower left centre) oil on canvas 31 x 70cm (12 3/16 x 27 9/16in).
PROVENANCE: Sale, Christie's London, 6 June 1980, lot 73 Private collection, Italy
LITERATURE: Derrick Pritchard Webley, Cast to the winds, The life and work of Penry Williams, The National Library of Wales, no.104, illustrated.
'The garden with a central fountain with goats and herder; right foreground a group of peasants, some sitting, some standing; distant hills; one Madonna-like woman and child stand out from the group of figures.'