Genre Scene At The Barbershop Central European School 18th Century

Code :  ARARPI0107509

4,000.00
Shipping for Italy: Shipping costs agreed with customer care

Calculate shipping based on zip code

Only for Italy
send

Genre Scene At The Barbershop Central European School 18th Century

Code :  ARARPI0107509

4,000.00
Shipping for Italy: Shipping costs agreed with customer care

Calculate shipping based on zip code

Only for Italy
send

Product Details

Work title:  Scena di genere: dal barbiere

Art School:  Central European school

Time:  XVIII Century - 1700

Subject:  Genre scenes

Artistic technique:  Pittura

Technical specification:  Oil on canvas

Description:
Oil on canvas. Central European School. The scene is set in the shop of a barber, who is intent on cutting a man's hair under the watchful eye of other customers and, above all, of some women with children, one of whom even observes the result of his work with glasses. Glasses were introduced in art first as a sign of distinction, and later also as a sign of scientific attention, progressively delineating the figure of the scholar, doctor and surgeon: in this painting, they actually underline the irony of the scene, and they are used as a tool for a close female examination of the spouse's haircut! The whole scene is filled with figures, painted in a crude and almost grotesque way, with very marked, almost theatrical expressions and poses, underlined as well by the bright colours. Due to these characteristics, the painting fits well into that production of genre scenes based on popular life captured in its most lively and characteristic moments, which originated in the seventeenth century in Central Europe, especially in the Netherlands, to replace naturalistic and religious painting with lighter subjects, and which in Italy found a particular expression in the "Bamboccianti School", developed in Rome by Flemish and Italian painters. The painting has been restored and relined. It is presented in an antique frame.

Product Condition:
Fair condition. Wear consistent with age and use. Any damage or loss is displayed as completely as possible in the pictures. Product with a Certificate of Authenticity and Lawful Origin.

frame Size (cm):
Height: 98
Width: 128
Depth: 5

work dimensions (cm):
Height: 86
Width: 116

Additional Information

Pittura:
La 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.

Oil on canvas:
The oil painting is a painting technique using powder pigments mixed with bases in inert and oils.

Product availability

The product is visible at Cambiago

Immediate availability
Ready for delivery within 2 working days from ordering the product.

Alternative proposals

It could also interest you

"This site or third-party tools from this used use cookies necessary for the operation and useful to the purposes outlined in the cookie policy. More information.<\/span><\/a><\/u><\/strong>" OK