Rufus by Carl Melegari

Rufus by Carl Melegari
Rufus by Carl Melegari

Rufus is one of a series of winged portraits. Rufus a name of ancient Roman origin meaning red-headed was popular with saints and singers. Melegari’s Rufus could be awaiting martyrdom. As in all his winged portraits the suggestion is angelic though there are both good and bad angels.

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Rufus by Carl Melegari
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