Cesare Auguste Detti (Italy 1847-1914). Cesare Detti established his reputation as a specialist in "costume pictures." These works were of subjects chosen mainly for their suitability for picturesque treatment; usually of by gone ages when dress played a distinctive part of rank in society.Forest landscape with couple in 18th century dress on dirt path. Two men looking on behind a tree, one man pointing. Set in 19th century carved wood and gesso gilt frame. Image 11 inches x 8 1.2 inches. Signed lower left C. Detti.