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The Scribe :: Fausto Zonaro

The Scribe by artist Fausto Zonaro - scenes of Oriental life (Orientalism) in art and painting
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Fausto Zonaro (1854-1929) The Scribe

Oil On Canvas 38.5 x 60.5 cm ( 15,2 x 23,8 inch )

Private art collection

image: Public domain

Submitted by: marina51

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Marat   User Rating: 376  December 26, 2019

The artwork is horizontal format painting. Fausto Zonaro painted men whose job (I would guess) is to help illiterate people to write something. Perhaps, people need to write complaints to the court or the local authorities about some wrongdoings. The painter depicted men sitting at their old desk and explaining something to poor woman. The artwork The Scribe is ideal for modern Moroccan style of interior decoration home decoration. I dont like the artwork of Fausto Zonaro as its mood is dull and [Expand]


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