Painters Paintings Filippo Palizzi (1818 -1899): The Excavation of Pompeii, 1870, oil on canvas, 11…
Painters Work Filippo Palizzi (1818 -1899): The Excavation of Pompeii, 1870, oil on canvas, 119,5 x 86 cm, Personal Assortment
Filippo Palizzi and his brother Giuseppe have been pioneers of Italian Verismo portray. Filippo grew to become well-known for his views of the realm round Naples.
He appeared for small, unknown locations, mountains, timber, water, sure sorts of women and men with a naive and pure expression. “He didn’t give it some thought, he went on, nor did he plan on nice pictorial results: he discovered his work on the spot… and made the whole lot he noticed attention-grabbing”. This romantic portray reveals what the excavation of Pompeii within the 19th century could have appeared like.