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FEEDING BABY; MEAL TIME

Made by: Eugenio Eduardo Zampighi

Currently in storage


About this object

Painting shows a genre scene in an interior. There is a woman, seated at the left, who is wearing a head kerchief, a white re-figured blouse, a green skirt and a pale green apron. She is feeding a child which is sitting on her lap. At the right, there is a girl seated with a plate on her lap, who is offering a morsel to a striped gray cat on the floor. She wears a striped dress and black boots. There are also two chickens on the stone floor, with some baskets and pots. Other utensils are on the wall and table at rear.

Object name:
FEEDING BABY; MEAL TIME
Made from:
Oil on canvas
Made in:
Florence, Italy
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
54.9 × 76.8 cm (21 5/8 × 30 1/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
51.214
Class:
PAINTING
Signature marks:
SIGNATURE upper right corner: E. Zampighi
Credit line:
Gift of General Foods, 1978