23 April 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 10,000
Estimate GBP 7,000 - GBP 10,000
Attributed to Luciano Borzone (Genoa 1590-1645)
A soldier kneeling before an old man
oil on canvas
54 x 62½ in. (137.2 x 158.7 cm.)
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We are grateful to Professor Riccardo Lattuada for proposing the attribution and to Dr. Mary Newcome Schleier for endorsing it on the basis of a photograph.
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