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    Sale 5311

    Old Master & British Pictures & Old Master Drawings

    5 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 322

    Cosimo Fancelli (Rome 1620-1688)

    Father Time

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Cosimo Fancelli (Rome 1620-1688)
    Father Time
    with inscription 'Cosimo Fancelli Romano' on the mount
    red chalk, on a late 18th Century mount
    11½ x 8½ in. (293 x 216 mm.)


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    Cosimo Fancelli was a sculptor who studied under Gian Lorenzo Bernini. He collaborated with Bernini on several projects, most notably The Angel with the Sudarium, one of the ten angels holding the Instruments of the Passion on the Ponte Sant'Angelo, Rome.

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    Provenance

    W. Frazer (L. 952).