International Fine Arts Auction
September 27, 2018

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International Fine Arts Auction

September 27, 2018
16

Circle of Andrea Del Sarto

Italian (Florence 1486-1530)

The Madonna, Jesus and Saint John

Price Realized: $2,500

 

Includes Buyer's Premium

 

Estimate: $3,000-$5,000

Lot 16

Circle of Andrea Del Sarto
Italian, (Florence 1486-1530)
The Madonna, Jesus and Saint John
oil on panel
possibly faintly signed or inscribed lower right

panel: 24 x 17 1/4 inches

CONDITION:
good
some losses and flaking paint, toned and dirty surfaces, under blacklight, possible older overpainting observed at the top as well outside the figures, the panel is bowed and the back is chiseled and reinforced with an adhesive

PROVENANCE:
Per Paolo Pignatelli, the painting descended through his family to him.

appears to be a 16th-or early 17th century copy of the much larger 1518 panel in the Galleria Borghese in Rome. there is an partially obscured pencil inscription that appears to be Pignatelli and the number 638; another obscured two part pencil inscription in a different hand above, the second of which is Pignatelli; and a small paper label with a few indecipherable blotches.

oil on panel
possibly faintly signed or inscribed
panel: 24 x 17 1/4 inches

Condition: good
some losses and flaking paint, toned and dirty surfaces, under blacklight, possible older overpainting observed at the top as well outside the figures, the panel is bowed and the back is chiseled and reinforced with an adhesive

Provenance: from the collection of Paolo Pignatelli, the painting descended through his family to him.

appears to be a 16th-or early 17th century copy of the much larger 1518 panel in the Galleria Borghese in Rome. there is an partially obscured pencil inscription that appears to be Pignatelli and the number 638; another obscured two part pencil inscription in a different hand above, the second of which is Pignatelli; and a small paper label with a few indecipherable blotches.

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