Lebanese, 19th – 20th century, male.
Born 1852, in Ghosta; died 1930.
Painter. Religious subjects, portraits.
In 1870, aged eighteen, he left for Rome, where he remained for five years and where he studied at the institute of fine arts of the court painter Roberto Bompiani. During his stay, he visited museums and collections, learning to appreciate Raphael, Michelangelo, Titian and so on. He exhibited in Paris, during the Exposition Universelle of ...