Jacopo AMIGONI Italian 1682–1752 Portrait group: The singer Farinelli and friends c.1750-52 oil on canvas 172.8 x 245.1 cm National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Felton Bequest, 1949.

Mark Shepheard will give a floor talk on Jacopo Amigoni’s Portrait group: The singer Farinelli and friends, c. 1750-52. He will discuss the many faces of Farinelli, and the place of the this painting within the singer’s extensive portrait collection.

Speaker: Mark Shepheard, The University of Melbourne

Cost: Free

Meet: Information Desk, Ground level, NGV International (St Kilda Rd).

Date: Friday 25th June, 12:30pm.