23 April 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 8,750
Estimate GBP 5,000 - GBP 7,000
Francesco Foschi (Ancona 1710-1780 Rome) and Studio
An extensive winter landscape with a peasant by a cottage, mountains beyond
oil on canvas
19½ x 25 7/8 in. (49.5 x 65 cm.)
in an 18th Century, carved giltwood Salvator Rosa frame
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We are grateful to Marietta Vinci-Corsini for her help with the cataloguing of this picture.
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