Enrique Serra -1890s Young Satyr figure playing the flute in the Pontine Pond-OIl painting
19th century Lagune Pontine -Roma
oil painting on canvas -Signed
frame size 24 x 36"
canvas size 18x32"
(1859 - 1918)
Enrico Serra Y Auque was active/lived in Spain, Italy.He is known for painting.Enrique Serra y Auque was born in Barcelona in 1859 where he later attended art school. Due to a scholarship, he was able to move to Rome in 1879 where he studied at the Accademia di San Luca. Soon, Serra established himself as a painter in Rome, recorded first sales success and received several commissions for the Vatican. In 1895 he opened a studio in Paris, which became a meeting point for young Spanish artists. As an illustrator for the Spanish magazine 'Ilustración Española y Americana' he gained further recognition.
In 1888 he was honored with the Gold Medal of the Universal Exhibition in Barcelona, his works were shown at numerous exhibitions, including in the prestigious Sala Parés gallery in Barcelona. Enrique died in 1918.
A beautiful piece that will add to your décor!