GUISCARDI GANDOLFI CamillaGenoa, 1806 - Turin, 1865
Painter, trained in Milan where she is a pupil of Ernesta Bisi. Between 1821 and 1840 she was present at the Brera exhibitions, where she exhibited miniatures, drawings and copies by Raphael, Hayez, Palagi. In 1838 she participated in the Valentino Exhibition in Turin and, from 1842, became the "Honorary Painter" of King Carlo Alberto. Author of historical paintings, portraits, life and genre scenes, she is appreciated by contemporaries for the liveliness and expressiveness of her characters.