Framed Small 20th c. Oil on Masonite by Luciano Torsi (b.1939) Tuscan Countryside. Professionally framed and matted in gilt wood frame under glass. In Frame measures 13"x10.75'X2". Weight is 1 pd 13 oz. PROVENANCE: The Estate of a Charleston, South Carolina Art Dealer / Gallery Owner. Born in Arezzo, Italy in 1939, Luciano Torsi moved to Livorno when he was young; a self-taught painter, he started while young and soon began to make his own place in the artistic scene. He is mentioned in the “Annual Listing” of the Tuscan painters, in the “Centro Arte Diffusione” of Florence, in “Gli anni ’60 nell’aria Italiana” of Piacenza. He has had numerous shows and exhibitions in many Italian localities (Lido di Jesolo, Empoli, Roma, Camp Darby, Siena, Viareggio, Firenze, Novara, Torino, Pinerolo, Racconigi, Avigliana, Bari and La Spezia), and abroad :Lima (Perù), Cincinnati (Ohio), Pensacola (Florida), Toronto (Canada), Paris (France).