• Old Master & 19th Century Pain auction at Christies

    Sale 7783

    Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Drawings & Watercolours Day Sale

    9 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 266

    Francesco Mantovano (Mantua? c. 1618-1660/3 Venice)

    Roses, tulips, carnations and other flowers in a sculptural bronze copper urn, on a stone pedestal

    Price Realised  

    Francesco Mantovano (Mantua? c. 1618-1660/3 Venice)
    Roses, tulips, carnations and other flowers in a sculptural bronze copper urn, on a stone pedestal
    oil on canvas
    25¼ x 18 7/8 in. (64.1 x 48 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Lucy Gillespie.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 8 May 1987, lot 133, as 'Bartolomé Paerez'.
    with Richard Green, London, from whom purchased by a private collector.