"Henry Frederick Schopin (1804-1880) Oil On Canvas Romulus And Remus"Romulus and Remus.the scene shows the shepherd Faustolo who brings the twins to his wife Acca Larenzia. The she wolf is represented in their right breasts still full with milk
Signed and dated on the bottom of the ladder red "H. Schopin (pin) xit 1880".
size of the frame cm 116 125
The painter Henry Frederick Schopin (Luebeck, 1804 Montigny-sur-Loing, 1880), of German origin, painted it when he was old. Considered a long time, brother of the famous composer Frederic Chopin, was a pupil of Antoine-Jean Gros and came to Rome in 1831 after winning the Prix de Rome. Several of his works are preserved in various museums, including the divorce of Napoleon and Josephine (Wallace Collection, London)