Painters Paintings Arturo Ricci (Italian, 1854–1919): The Suitor, oil on canvas, 83.8 x 63.5 cm (33…
Painters Work Arturo Ricci (Italian, 1854–1919): The Suitor, oil on canvas, 83.eight x 63.5 cm (33 x 25 in.), From a Palm Seaside Personal assortment
Arturo Ricci specialised in elegant scenes of bourgeois life. These work have been enormously widespread with the nouveau-riche of the 19th century, drawn to the previous for photos of the golden age of class and class.
The artist achieved enormous reputation in his lifetime as a painter of figures, principally ladies, wearing 18th century costume. The rooms are at all times richly adorned with elegant figures, assembly to debate the newest gossip or to take heed to a live performance.