"Worn Of A Man With A Pipe, Italian School 18th Century"Portrait of a man with a pipe, oil on canvas of origin, dimensions: 96 cm x 71 cm, with the frame: 103 cm x 78 cm. Italian school 18th century. The tobacco discovered with America, was introduced very quickly in Eurpoe. From the beginning of his arrival on our continent, many users cosomment it in the form of snuff. In France at the Court of Catherine de Medici it is considered a medicine for various diseases, including migraine. The pipe that has existed for millennia will be used to smoke tobacco, from the 17th century. The consumption of tobacco and chocolate will be very popular throughout the 18 th century.