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Aurelia
Antonio Mancini

The sitter, Aurelia, was a noted model in Rome who was nicknamed 'La Cornacchia' (The Crow). On the reverse of the picture is another oil sketch of the same model in a different pose.

This picture was probably sold by Mancini directly to Hugh Lane around 1907.

Key facts
Artist Antonio Mancini
Artist dates 1852 - 1930
Full title Aurelia
Date made about 1906
Medium and support Oil on canvas
Dimensions 94 x 59.7 cm
Inscription summary Signed
Acquisition credit Sir Hugh Lane Bequest, 1917
Inventory number NG3258
Location in Gallery Not on display
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