Lot 183

After Carlo Cignani

Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

(Italian, 1628-1719)

St. Benedict Saved by a Raven, possibly copied from an engraving after Giacomo Anziani (1681-1723) by Johann Jacob Frey (1681-1752), oil on copper, 17-3/8 x 22-3/4 in.; Italian 16th century style lacquered and gilt metal frame with faux marbleized reverse painted cartouches, 24-1/2 x 29-1/4 x 2 in.

Provenance: Purchased in Italy, 2013; The Estate of Dr. J. Clayton Davie and Family


abrasions at edges, not examined out of frame, retouch; frame with some lifting, flaking to reverse painted glass, one cartouche with break, some wear to gilt surface and abrasions

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Purchased in Italy, 2013; The Estate of Dr. J. Clayton Davie and Family