(1861 - 1946)
Fabio Fabbi was active/lived in Italy. Fabio Fabbi is known for allegorical, romantic female figure, harem painting, Orientalism, teaching.
Biography from the Archives of askART
Born in Bologna, Italy Fabio Fabbi became known for his Orientalism, especially harem scenes. He studied at the Academia in Florence and in 1883 became a professor there. He participated in exhibitions of the Societa Promotrie di Bella Arti in Turin, and in 1898 received the title of Cavaliere della Corona d'Italia.
Biography from Bonhams Bond Street
Fabbi was born in Bologna, Italy in 1861. As a young man, he enrolled at
the Accademia Di Belle Arti in Florence and studied sculpture and
painting in the 1880s, winning prizes in both categories. After his
studies, he travelled to Paris, Munich, and Egypt, which was the
inspiration for his Orientalist subjects. Upon his return to
Italy, he dedicated himself solely to painting and was honoured with the
distinction of professorship at the Accademia.Fabbi's
depictions of odalisques and bazaars which were well-received by the
public, and his output was prolific. From 1884 onward, Fabbi regularly
contributed to exhibitions in Turin, Milan and Florence.
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