FABBRINI, Giuseppe Antonio
(b. ca. 1740, Firenze, d. ca. 1795, Firenze)

Side wall picture: The Fine Arts and Mercury

1777
Fresco
Villa Poggio Imperiale, Arcetri, Florence

The picture shows one of the side wall pictures in the Segretaria del Granduca, the most important room of the grand duke's official rooms in the west wing. Here the personifications of the fine arts, with their titulary god Mercury are depicted.