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After Giovanna Fratellini (Italian, 1666-1731) Bust Length Portrait of Signora (Alessandro) Strozzi

Auction:
2817B
Lot:
208
Sold for:
$1,169$950

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2817B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 29, 2015 4:00PM

Description:

After Giovanna Fratellini (Italian, 1666-1731)

Bust Length Portrait of Signora (Alessandro) Strozzi
Unsigned, attributed to Rosalba Carriera on a presentation plaque.
Pastel on paper/board, sight size 23 3/8 x 17 3/4 in. (59.5 x 45.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Not examined out of frame.

Provenance: A Massachusetts estate.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

N.B. The pastel appears to be a copy of the portrait done by Giovanna Fratellini (Italian, 1666-1731) of Sig.ra (Alessandro) Strozzi née Violante Risaliti, pastel on paper, 53.5 x 44.5 cm in the collection of the Uffizi Gallery in Florence.


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Keywords

School of Rosalba Carriera, Rosalba Carriera, Massachusetts

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