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    Sale 5432

    Old Master & British Pictures

    29 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 107

    Follower of Michele Marieschi

    The Bacino, Venice, with San Giorgio Maggiore, looking towards the Riva degli Schiavone

    Price Realised  

    Follower of Michele Marieschi
    The Bacino, Venice, with San Giorgio Maggiore, looking towards the Riva degli Schiavone
    oil on canvas
    25½ x 40½ in. (64.8 x 103 cm.)


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    The present composition is based on Marieschi's view of San Giorgio Maggiore, of which the artist painted several versions (Private Collections), with different shipping on the canal.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A NOBLEMAN (LOTS: 107 AND 112)