FAVRETTO, Giacomo
(b. 1849, Venezia, d. 1887, Venezia)

Promenade in the Piazzetta

1884
Oil on canvas, 74 x 126 cm
Museo d'Arte Moderna, Ca' Pesaro, Venice

Presented at Turin in 1884 with the title Venice, this painting is one of the conventional eighteenth-century scenes in fashion at the time and offers a serene vision of life in the city, enlivened by bright touches of colour.