Giusseppe Desiato, Naples 1896



One of the lesser know Neopolitan followers of the Gagliano’s. The dominance of notoriety of the Gagliano family spurned many followers and copyist who understood the philosophy of the Gagliano’s producing a fine example after Nicolo Gagliano here. The arching, edgework and material choice are typical of the 19th Century Neopolitan school, Desiato was a master if this discipline.