Lionello Balestrieri | Chopin Triptych | Chopin and George Sand
| Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
The Balestrieri's Triptych of Chopin is a series of three panel painting:
- Chopin and George Sand;
- Chopin at Piano;
- Chopin Dying.
Gift of: Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Holliday, Sr.
Italian painter Lionello Balestrieri (Cetona, Siena, Italy September 12, 1872 - October 25, 1958) was a President of the Society of Italian Artists working in Paris, elected in 1906.
Balestrieri was best known for his works depicting the life of bohemians and musicians and for many years directed the Museum of Industrial Art in Naples.
For biographical notes -in english and italian- and other works by Balestrieri see: