Signed at the bottom left “Lazzaro Pasini 1884”. In the painting the heritage of Gaetano Chierici is clear in the meticulous description of the poor environment. The illustrated family scene could be integrated in the contest of humanitarian participation and condemnation of social problems, very common at that time.


  • Title: In the attic
  • Creator: Lazzaro Pasini
  • Creator Lifespan: 1861 - 1949
  • Creator Nationality: Italian
  • Creator Death Place: Milan
  • Creator Birth Place: Reggio Emilia
  • Date: 1884
  • Location: Musei Civici di Reggio Emilia
  • Physical Dimensions: w149 x h115 cm (Without frame)
  • Bibliography: Farioli, E. in "La Galleria Fontanesi nei Musei Civici di Reggio Emilia", a cura di M. Mussini, Reggio Emilia, 1998, pp. 182-183
  • Type: Painting
  • Medium: Oil on canvas

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