Fabio FABBI (1861-1946)
An outstanding watercolour of Rosina, a flower seller, by the master of this genre Fabio Fabbi.
Purchased at auction in Sweden as a Fabio Fabbi, copy of invoice available to purchaser.
Fabbi was born in Bologne in 1861. He commenced his formal art training at the Florence Academy under Rivalta. In 1893 he became a professor at the Academy. He exhibited widely winning prizes in London and Monaco.
Sold unframed, unglazed but with the original gilt slip. The colours have dulled with the passage of time and the paper has a yellowish tinge.
44cm x 28cm (49cm x 34cm including slip)
17.5 x 11 inches (19.5 x 13 inches)
Fabio FABBI (1861-1946) Italian Watercolour Painting Rosina