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    Sale 2818

    EUROPEAN NOBLE AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

    31 March - 1 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 453 A

    Circle of Elisabetta Marchioni (active in Rovigo, 2nd half of the 17th century)

    Peaches, pomegranates, plums and grapes in a copper bowl, hyacinths, anemones, roses and a carnation in a basket, and grapes and apricots on a stone ledge; and Tulips, anemones, roses and other flowers in a basket with a cauliflower and apples

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    Estimate

    Circle of Elisabetta Marchioni (active in Rovigo, 2nd half of the 17th century)
    Peaches, pomegranates, plums and grapes in a copper bowl, hyacinths, anemones, roses and a carnation in a basket, and grapes and apricots on a stone ledge; and Tulips, anemones, roses and other flowers in a basket with a cauliflower and apples
    each in an Italian parcel-gilt ebonised 17th century frame
    oil on canvas
    the first 81.2 x 108 cm.; and the second 81.5 x 107.8 cm.
    a pair (2)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, Amsterdam, 17 November 1994, lot 99, where bought by the present owner.