Giuseppe Pestagalli (1727-1807), a nobleman, held various important positions in Milan in keeping with his status, including those of Prefect of the Fabbrica del Duomo and Deputy and Prior of the Ospedale Maggiore. He left a conspicuous inheritance of about 500,000 lire, between movable and immovable property, to the Hospital, which took possession of it in 1815, on the death of the widow.


  • Title: Portrait of Giuseppe Pestagalli
  • Creator: Giovanni Battista Perabò
  • Creator Lifespan: 1783/1836
  • Date Created: 1816/1817
  • Location Created: Milano
  • Physical Dimensions: h 221 x w 130 cm
  • Type: Painting
  • Medium: oil
  • Art Genre: Portrait
  • Support: canvas
  • Inv.: Ritratti 000170

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