Simone del Tintore - Still Life with an Owl and a Pomegranate
Simone del Tintore
Still Life with an Owl and a Pomegranate
Oil on canvas. 70 x 129 cm.
Simone del Tintore learnt painting in his home town of Lucca under Pietro Paolini at his Accademia del Naturale, an art academy specialising in still lifes. He lived and worked in Lucca throughout his entire life. His still lifes depict animals, flowers, fish, fruit and vegetables in vivid colours.
Private collection, Italy.