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Roberto Fontana portrait

Portrait of a young man

Portrait of young boy signed lower left by Roberto Fontana (Milan, 1844 -1907).

Period Mid-19th centuryHeight 19,29 inch. inWidth 22,63 inch inDepth 1,96 inch. in Categories , Tag


Oil on canvas with frame. At lower left, manuscript: "R. Fontana." The dimensions of the work without frame are 12,20 x 15.5 inch. Roberto Fontana (Milan, 1844 -1907), was part of the young, rebellious and nonconformist members of the Scapigliatura cultural movement .The group formed in Italy in the second half of the 19th century looked at existence with vivid eyes, constantly searching for an underlying link between physical reality and the psychic world.

Technical Details

Materials canvas, woodTecnica OilPeriod Mid-19th centuryCreatore Roberto FontanaOrigin Private collectionConditions good condition
Height 19,29 inch. inWidth 22,63 inch inDepth 1,96 inch. in

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