(b. 1800, Bologna, d. 1856, Venezia)
Portrait of Count Leopoldo Cicognara1825
Oil on canvas, 118 x 93 cm
Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice
Leopoldo Cicognara was the most representative figure of early nineteenth-century Venetian culture. A friend of Antonio Canova, he was the first cataloger of the painting collections at the Accademia di Belle Arti (1807).