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    Sale 1986

    Important Old Master Paintings Part I And Part II

    15 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 290

    Attributed to Andrea dell'Asta Bagnoli 1673-1721 Naples

    Allegory of Plenty: a bozzetto for a ceiling decoration

    Price Realised  

    Attributed to Andrea dell'Asta Bagnoli 1673-1721 Naples
    Allegory of Plenty: a bozzetto for a ceiling decoration
    oil on canvas
    10 x 37½ in. 25.3 x 95.2 cm.


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    We are grateful to Professor Riccardo Lattuada for suggesting the attribution to Andrea dell'Asta on the basis of a photograph. Dell'Asta was a pupil of Francesco Solimena and worked in Naples and surrounding towns, primarily on the decoration of churches.