Thursday, September 04, 2008

Before the procession

Federico Zandomeneghi (1841-1917)
Prima della processione/ Before the procession (1865)
Oil on canvas 104 x 82cm
Private collection

He was born in Italy. In 1874 Zandomeneghi went to Paris, where he was to spend the rest of his life. He quickly made the acquaintance of the Impressionists. His style changed to that of his friends.