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The Marquis del Grillo
Antonio Mancini

The Marquis Giorgio Capranica del Grillo (1849 -1922) was for many years a gentleman of the Court of Queen Margherita of Italy, the Queen Mother. His mother was Adelaide Ristori, the actress.

The portrait was painted in Rome in 1889 but apparently post-dated 1899 in 1904.

Key facts
Artist Antonio Mancini
Artist dates 1852 - 1930
Full title The Marquis del Grillo
Date made 1889
Medium and support Oil on canvas
Dimensions 205.7 × 109.2 cm
Inscription summary Signed; Dated
Acquisition credit Sir Hugh Lane Bequest, 1917
Inventory number NG3257
Location in Gallery Not on display
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