G. Albertoni Oil on Canvas Italy XVIII Century
Work title: Ritratto di Giovanni Albertoni
Time: 18th Century / 1701 - 1800
Artistic technique: Painting
Technical specification: Oil on Canvas
Description : Ritratto di Giovanni Albertoni
Oil painting on canvas. At the top right are the name of the man portrayed and his age, 78 years old. The man's habit and the attitude of prayer, in front of the Crucifix, with the meditation book in his hand, identify him as a prelate. The surname Albertoni is widely spread in Italy, in various families that started from Lombardy to extend to Parma and then to Rome. The painting, restored and relined, is presented in a period frame.
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Time: 18th Century / 1701 - 1800In the century of the Enlightenment, or the exaltation of reason and science as the only tools that can free man from ignorance and the yoke of the Church and the nobility, art passes from the intent of the Baroque to tell religious truths or to imitate nature, with strong chiaroscuro contrasts and artificial excesses, to the lighter and more vaporous forms (sometimes even frivolous and affected) of the so-called Barocchetto or Rococò, to lead to Neoclassicism which, looking at the ancient art of the Greeks and Romans, wants to re-propose the discovery of beauty, in the search for harmony, proportions, balances.
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Artistic technique: PaintingLa pittura è l'arte che consiste nell'applicare dei pigmenti a un supporto come la carta, la tela, la seta, la ceramica, il legno, il vetro o un muro. Essendo i pigmenti essenzialmente solidi, è necessario utilizzare un legante, che li porti a uno stadio liquido, più fluido o più denso, e un collante, che permetta l'adesione duratura al supporto. Chi dipinge è detto pittore o pittrice. Il risultato è un'immagine che, a seconda delle intenzioni dell'autore, esprime la sua percezione del mondo o una libera associazione di forme o un qualsiasi altro significato, a seconda della sua creatività, del suo gusto estetico e di quello della società di cui fa parte.
Technical specification: Oil on CanvasThe oil painting is a painting technique using powder pigments mixed with bases in inert and oils.
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Erminia incontra i pastori, Camillo Gavassetti, Seconda metà anni Venti del XVII Secolo
Eroine dell'antichità, Francesco Conti, XVIII secolo
Hieronymus III Francken, La Negazione di Pietro, XVII secolo
Jefte e la figlia, Girolamo Forabosco e aiuti, XVII secolo
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Natura Morta, Bartolomeo Arbotori, XVIII secolo
Sacra Famiglia con San Giovannino, Bartolomeo Ramenghi, scuola di, prima metà XVI secolo
Testa Femminile, Andrea del Sarto, ambito di, post 1522
Uva, fichi, melagrana e pesche su un capitello - Maximilian Pfeiler, primo quarto XVIII secolo
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