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Art's painting collection of Ludmila

Art's painting collection of Ludmila

Sunday, March 3, 2013

Giovanni Battista Torriglia (Italian, 1858-1937)

Best known as a Italian genre painter, Torriglia was particularly revered for his sensitive depictions of domestic family life. His paintings generally involve multi-figured compositions and involve a strong narrative element. Torriglia was keen to show that happiness was not dependent on material wealth.

Happy Family

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