FONTEBASSO, Francesco
(b. 1707, Venezia, d. 1769, Venezia)

The Magnanimity of Scipio

1745-50
Fresco
Villa Zenobio, Santa Bona Nuova

Frescoes unfold across the ceiling and walls of the vast ballroom, as well as beneath the open gallery. The ceiling fresco depicts The Magnanimity of Scipio.