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Francesco Fanelli

 (1869 - 1924)
Francesco Fanelli was active/lived in Italy.  Francesco Fanelli is known for modernist landscape and floral decoration painting.

Francesco Fanelli

After receiving his primary education in Leghorn, Francesco Fanelli enrolled in the Art Institut "A. Passaglia" of Lucca, where he studied from 1893 to 1897 under the guidance of Michele Marcucci and Luigi Norfini.  After 1886 he took part in the circle of the young Leghorn painters, who were gathered around Silvestro Lega and, in Florence, he attended the meetings at the Trattoria Volturno of San Gallo Street, which, according to Signorini's evidence, was decorated by him with landscapes, portraits and animal shapes painted on the walls.

He participated in the discussion about the modern Tuscan painting and the necessity to modify the "macchia" in an impressionist direction; his painting however didn't un  ...  Displaying 750 of 2858 characters.

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About  Francesco Fanelli

Born:  1869 - Leghorn, Italy
Died:   1924 - Bagno A Ripoli, Italy
Known for:  modernist landscape and floral decoration painting