Federico Quercia – Portrait of a Woman, Circa 1900

Federico Quercia – Portrait of a Woman, Circa 1900

Italian painter born in Naples in 1839 and died in Toulouse in 1927, Federico Quercia began painting around 1872 and subsequently exhibited his works in Parma and Milan.

Note: We thank Mrs. V. for providing the location of the painter’s death.

 

Artist: Federico Quercia (1839-1927).

Signed F. Quercia vertically next to left shoulder.

Medium: Oil on canvas mounted on cardboard.

Condition: Excellent condition.

Dimensions: 54 x 45 cm. / 21 1/2 x 17 3/4 in.

Frame: 68 x 59 cm. / 26 3/4 x 23 1/4 in. Gilt wood.

Label on the back: Authenticated by Marc Ottavi Expertise, Paris.

Origin: France.