List of Artists → Giacomo Favretto
Italian figure a. history painter. F. studied at the academy Venice, during a journey to Paris together with G. Ciardi he had his first big international success. Scenes from daily life of the Venetian people in tasteful colours earned him enormous popularity a. nuermous awards. Mus.: Mailand (Brera), Rom (Nat.-Gal.), Berlin (Nat.-Gal.), München, Venedig, Triest. Lit.: Boetticher, Thieme-Becker, Bénézit.