Francesco Hayez

(1791-1881)


Francesco Hayez (Italian: [ˈaːjets]; 10 February 1791 – 21 December 1881) was an Italian painter, the leading artist of Romanticism in mid-19th-century Milan, renowned for his grand historical paintings, political allegories and exceptionally fine portraits.

The Kiss  (1859)
Nude Female  (1859)