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Francesco Vinea

 (1845 - 1902)
Francesco Vinea was active/lived in Italy.  Francesco Vinea is known for period costume genre painting, photography, magazine illustration design.

Francesco Vinea

Francesco Vinea (Forlì, August 10, 1845 - Florence, October 22, 1902) was an Italian painter, known for his period costume genre subjects.

He studied first at the Academy of Fine Arts of Florence, but had to discontinue his studies due to his poverty, and spent some time traveling without home. He worked for a photographer, also as a designer of illustrated magazines, but returned to Florence and studied under professor Enrico Pollastrini, but only for a year.

He was not inclined to the erudite historical or literary paintings, or earnest depictions of natural scenes, favored by some academic contemporaries. He meddled in an imaginative, often raffish or coquettish, and always elegant depictions of dramas in elegant period cos  ...  Displaying 750 of 2242 characters.

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About  Francesco Vinea

Born:  1845 - Forli, Italy
Died:   1902 - Florence, Italy
Known for:  period costume genre painting, photography, magazine illustration design