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    Sale 5432

    Old Master & British Pictures

    29 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 190

    Attributed to Cesare Gennari (Cento 1637-1688 Bologna)

    The Madonna and Child

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Attributed to Cesare Gennari (Cento 1637-1688 Bologna)
    The Madonna and Child
    oil on canvas
    37¾ x 30 3/8 in. (95.9 x 77.2 cm.)


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    We are grateful to Professor Daniele Benati for suggesting the attribution to Cesare Gennari on the basis of photographs.

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    Provenance

    Hedenham Hall, Bungay (according to an inscription on the stretcher).
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 6 November 1960, lot 78, as Sassoferrato (for 140 gns.)
    with Julius H. Weitzner.