FRANCESCO RAFFAELLO SANTORO, ITALY B. 1844, OIL ON CANVAS, C. 1890 H 17", W 22", VILLAGE SCHOOL MASTER
Old schoolroom with three boy students and schoolmaster. Italian.1844 - 1927. Frost and Reed paper label with title of "Interior of a School". Signed lower right. From the collection of Michael J. Kearins, who lived in Grosse Pointe Shores and acquired fine paintings circa 1930 - 40. Works have remained in the family through three generations until this time.