• Old Master & 19th Century Pain auction at Christies

    Sale 7783

    Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Drawings & Watercolours Day Sale

    9 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 133

    Attributed to Niccolò Codazzi (Naples c. 1648-1693 Genoa)

    A capriccio of classical ruins near the coast, with figures; and A capriccio with figures amongst classical ruins

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    Attributed to Niccolò Codazzi (Naples c. 1648-1693 Genoa)
    A capriccio of classical ruins near the coast, with figures; and A capriccio with figures amongst classical ruins
    oil on canvas
    38 1/8 x 52¼ in. (96.5 x 132.6 cm.)
    a pair (2)


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    These paintings are sold with a copy of the expertise letter by Professor Giancarlo Sestieri, dated 1 December 2003, in which he considers the capricci to be by Niccolò Codazzi.

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