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    Sale 5858

    Old Masters & 19th Century Works of Art

    10 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 27

    Circle of Alessandro Bonvicino, called Moretto da Brescia (Brescia c. 1492-1554)

    Noli me tangere

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Circle of Alessandro Bonvicino, called Moretto da Brescia (Brescia c. 1492-1554)
    Noli me tangere
    oil on panel
    16½ x 28½ in. (41.9 x 72.4 cm.)


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    We are grateful to Dr Luisa Vertova Nicolson, who confirms that the artist is likely to have been trained between Bergamo and Brescia and suggests that the panel may have been from the parapet of an organ, used to protect the seat of an organist.

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