Mozart &
Material Culture

Souvenirs

Painter active in Naples 1754-1804; his most famous work is a series of 54 illustrations for William Hamilton's Campi Phlegraei (Naples, 1776-1779). 

Mozart Relevance

One of Fabris's domestic scenes is said to represent a performance by Mozart, his father Leopold and the violinist Gaetano Pugnani at the home of Kenneth Mackenzie, Lord Fortrose. The painting dates from 1770 or 1771. For a fuller description of the picture, click here.

Pietro Fabris, Concert at the Home of Lord Fortrose, 1770 or 1771 (Scottish National Portrait Gallery)

Pietro Fabris, Concert at the Home of Lord Fortrose, 1770 or 1771 (Scottish National Portrait Gallery)

      

Category/Role
Artist
Date 1
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Date 2
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Location
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Date (Mozart)
1770-1771
Location (Mozart)
Naples
Bibliographic Reference
D'Alessandro 2006, Basso 2006