By Raffaele Monti
The Macchiaioli have been a bunch of Italian painters lively in Tuscany within the moment 1/2 the 19th century, who, breaking with the antiquated conventions taught by way of the Italian academies of paintings, did a lot in their portray outdoor on the way to trap usual mild, coloration, and color. this tradition relates the Macchiaioli to the French Impressionists who got here to prominence many years later, even if the Macchiaioli pursued a bit diversified reasons. the main amazing artists of this circulate have been Giuseppe Abbati, Cristiano Banti, Odoardo Borrani, Vincenzo Cabianca, Adriano Cecioni, Vito D'Ancona, Serafino De Tivoli, Giovanni Fattori, Raffaello Sernesi, Silvestro Lega and Telemaco Signorini.
I primi Macchiaioli
I soggiorni a Castiglioncello
La scuola di Piagentina
I rapporti con l'Europa
Gli ultimi anni di Signorini e Lega
Gli ultimi anni di Fattori
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