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FIRST FOOTSTEPS

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FIRST FOOTSTEPS

Made by: Eugenio Eduardo Zampighi

Currently in storage


About this object

Painting shows a scene inside a house. At the right is a young woman in a white blouse and red striped skirt who leans over to support a small child in a white dress who is learning to walk. In the center is a seated young woman in a hat and blue dress with a man in a dark suit standing next to her. They face the woman and child. At the left, a young girl crouches and opens her arms to receive the walking child. An old toothless woman is seated on a chair at the far left. There is an open arched doorway at the left with a landscape beyond. There is a hen and three chicks and a pot on the floor. There are various utensils on the wall with a fireplace at the right.

Category:
paintings
Object name:
FIRST FOOTSTEPS
Made from:
Oil on canvas
Made in:
Florence, Italy
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
71.1 x 104.1 cm (28 x 41 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
51.213
Class:
PAINTING
Signature marks:
SIGNATURE lower right corner: E. Zampighi Firenze
Credit line:
Gift of General Foods, 1978