Museum Service

Giuseppe Garibaldi portrait

Giuseppe Garibaldi by Attilio Baccani

Giuseppe Garibaldi visited England in 1864.  Charles Seely of Brook House invited him to stay at his Isle of Wight home and he arrived at Cowes on Monday, 4 April.

The Heritage service collection holds an oil painting of Giuseppe Garibaldi (PDF, 254KB, 2 page, ).

Seely commissioned the artist 'Attilio Baccani' to paint this portrait of the Italian hero.

Giuseppe Garibaldi on the Isle of Wight (PDF, 457KB, 3 page, ).