Lot 126

After Francesco Vanni

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500

Bid Increments

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$100 $50
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$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

(Italian, 1563-1610)

Ecstasy of St. Catherine, a copy after the 1590 original is in the Palazzo Spinola di Pellicceria (Palazzo Francesco Grimaldi), Genoa, Italy, oil on linen, 78-1/8 x 53-1/8 in.; possibly period reverse profile faux painted and parcel gilt wood frame, 85 x 61-1/4 x 3 in. 

Provenance: The Estate of Dr. J. Clayton Davie and Family


possibly original strainer, strip lined, bottom edge relined, evidence of water damage verso, crackle, cupping, and cleavage, notably at bottom, stretcher marks, seam bulge through to front across middle horizontally, retouch; frame with resurfacing, abrasions, losses, and wear

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The Estate of Dr. J. Clayton Davie and Family