ITALY, EARLY 20TH CENTURY An Italian oil on canvas genre street scene painting. The work depicts a peasant mother and child seated outside of a monastery as a Franciscan monk gives them bread. The work is illegibly signed, possibly "Brinini" and dated "1903". 72" by 40", overall with frame 83 1/2" by 51 1/2"
Minor old restoration hole repairs as seen on back, surface skinning from cleaning, otherwise good condition.