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Ten Framed Paintings on Board of European Artists

Auction:
3088T
Lot:
1411
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3088T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 02, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Ten Framed Paintings on Board of European Artists, Italy, c. 1860s, including the likenesses of Rubens, Michelangelo, Caravaggio, and Rembrandt among others, all copies of famous portraits, each labeled on the reverse "Gallery of Copies & Ancient Pictures/di/Costa & Conti/Artists" each 8 1/2 x 6 3/4 in., in a gold mat with ten oval apertures and a black frame.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Italy, Caravaggio, Catholic Church, Michelangelo, Peter Paul Rubens, Rembrandt, Visual arts

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