The Funeral of the Anarchist Galli

The Funeral of the Anarchist Galli is an oil painting by artist Carlo Carra. The painting is set to capture the funeral of artist Angelo Galli, who was killed by police during strike in 1904. The Italian State feared that the funeral would become a political demonstration, thus refusing mourning anarchists entry in to the cemetery. When the anarchists resisted, police responded with forceful violence and the painting is aimed to capture the business and violence that was going on.

Funeraloftheanarchistgalli

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