Marguerita Pillini (Italian, 19th/20th Century)

Marguerita Pillini (Italian, 19th/20th Century) “On the Veranda”

Oil on Canvas 41in x 29 1/2in

Margherita Pillini was an Italian painter, active mainly in the late 19th century in Turin and Paris.
Pillini was born in Lombardy and married painter Marco Pillini. For many years, she was a resident of Paris. She exhibited in 1883 at Rome: Stracciaiolo di Quimper or Stracciajuolo di Quinper (“Silk-cocoon Carder of Quimper”) and Charity; in 1884 at Turin, in 1884: Three ages; Blind Poorman; Portrait del Prince of Naples; and another del vero genre painting.