THE WORK - 1886: First paintings: a man portrait and a woman portrait (unsited). He carries on his schooling in Livorno; his exercise books are full of sketches. He starts copying old prints. 1892: Without frequenting any fine arts school or any special studio, Cappiello knows most of the painters exercising then in Livorno or in Toscana. He exhibits in Firenze for the first time a large canvas: “Interior scene” (Livorno, Municipal Museum G. Fattori).