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Springtime and Love

A painting of a large group of people having a picnic on a seaside cliff. It's a clear day, and children climb a tree. Someone holds a drum. A mother sings to her baby, and everyone plays.
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  • A painting of a large group of people having a picnic on a seaside cliff. It's a clear day, and children climb a tree. Someone holds a drum. A mother sings to her baby, and everyone plays.

Date:

1878

Artist:

Francesco Paolo Michetti
Italian, 1851-1929

About this artwork

Status

On View, Ryerson Library Reading Room

Department

Painting and Sculpture of Europe

Artist

Francesco Paolo Michetti

Title

Springtime and Love

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality)

Date

1878

Medium

Oil on canvas

Dimensions

94.6 × 184.3 cm (37 1/2 × 72 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

A. A. Munger Collection

Reference Number

1901.429

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