Gaetano Fasanotti - "Passeggiata lungo il Lago di Como"

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Gaetano Fasanotti - "Passeggiata lungo il Lago di Como"
Olieverf op doek - Handgesigneerd - 1877

"Promenade au bord du lac de Côme" by Gaetano Fasanotti is an oil on canvas signed and dated 1877 i.e. at the end of the painter's life. The canvas has been re-mounted and cleaned It is sold framed. Frame size: 44 x 54 cm
Gaetano Fasanotti, after enthusiastically joining the insurrectionary movement of 1848, dedicated himself to his artistic interests by studying with Giovanni Renica.
At the beginning of his career he became interested in historical subjects but soon he made landscape subjects with figures and animals.
In 1860 Gaetano Fasanotti was appointed Professor for Landscape of the Brera Academy.
The novelties he introduced in the teaching as well as the outdoor exercise caused conflicts with the academic council and the painter preferred to resign from his post and taught as private teacher
From 1861 to 1879 Fasanotti was regularly present in the exhibitions of the Brera Academy as well as at other events.
He stopped working In 1880, due to health issues.
Although his period of activity is rather short, his oil or watercolour landscape paintings can be found on the Lombard market.
He practiced mainly in Lombardy (Brianza, Como Lake), although from 1870 he painted also the regions of Palermo, Ischia, Livorno and Venice.
Various paintings of his composition can be seen at the Museo Poldi Pezzoli in Milan.

Kavelgegevens
Kunstenaar
Gaetano Fasanotti
Titel van kunstwerk
"Passeggiata lungo il Lago di Como"
Jaar
1877
Techniek
Olieverf op doek
Handtekening
Handgesigneerd
Staat
Over het algemeen in goede staat met ouderdomssporen
Verkoop met lijst
Ja
Afbeeldingsgrootte
30×42 cm
Totale afmetingen
44×54×5 cm
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