BISI Giuseppe

Genoa, 1787 - Varese, 1869

  • FD184

    View of Marino near Rome, c. 1834, Watercolour and traces of pencil on paper, 22.3 x 27.8 cm

FD184

View of Marino near Rome, c. 1834

Biography

A painter. During the Restoration, he made a name for himself in Milan as a landscape painter in the tradition of Marco Gozzi. In 1829 he spent time in Rome, where he portrayed the Lazio countryside. A professor of landscape painting at Brera from 1838 to 1856, he was close to Hayez and D'Azeglio. He also worked on historic landscapes, painting battle scenes (The Battle of Guastalla and The Battle of Verona) for Charles Albert. He started exhibiting in Turin in 1838.

Board of Directors

Piergiorgio Re (Chairman)
Diego Novelli (Vice-chairman)
Fiorenzo Alfieri
Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev
Giovanni Cordero 
Paolo Emilio Ferreri 
Enrico Filippi 
Emanuela Gambetta
Gian Paolo Zanetta

Auditors

Cesare Ferrero
Aldo Milanese
Anna Tornoni


Secretary

Lorenzo Ferreri


CULTURAL ACTIVITY

Marina Paglieri

Artistic Commission

Fiorenzo Alfieri
Giovanni Cordero
Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev
Giuseppe Luigi Marini
Francesco Poli

ADDRESS

Via Magenta n. 31
10128 Torino

TELEPHONE/FAX

011 542491

MAIL

fdf@fondazionedefornaris.org

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