Frederick Andreotti (1847-1930)
|Artist Name||Frederick Andreotti (1847-1930)|
|Description||This lovely Victorian 19th century figurative oil painting is by Italian artist Frederick Andreotti. Painted circa 1880 it is a lovely playful depiction of a pretty seated young woman laughing as she is being serenaded by a musician. It is a colourful painting full of charm and good humour and an excellent example of Andreotti's work.
Signed lower right.
|Provenance||Collection of Don Butlin.|
|Medium||Oil on Canvas|
|Size||20 x 27 inches|
|Frame||Housed a complementary original gilt frame, 34 inches by 27 inches framed and in good condition.|
|Biography||This vibrant still life oil painting is by Scottish artist Doris Zinkeisen. Painted circa 1950 the composition is a glass, lemon and two fondant fancies. They stand on a pink and white stripped table cloth and are the backdrop is a vibrant green curtain. The light catches all the objects beautifully and the brushwork is bold and decisive. A lovely and unusual still life by a leading Scottish female artist.|