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    Sale 7575

    Old Master and British Pictures

    25 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 52

    Circle of Bartolomeo Manfredi (Ostiano, nr Mantua 1582-1622)

    Christ among the Doctors

    Price Realised  

    Circle of Bartolomeo Manfredi (Ostiano, nr Mantua 1582-1622)
    Christ among the Doctors
    oil on canvas
    50¼ x 72½ in. (127.6 x 184.2 cm.)


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    This picture is closely based on the Christ disputing with the Doctors in the Temple, given by most scholars to Bartolomeo Manfredi, recorded in the collection of Carlo de' Medici by 1666 (as by Caravaggio), and now in the Uffizi, Florence.

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