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    Sale 7633

    Old Master & British Pictures (Day Sale)

    3 December 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 237

    Francisco Polanco (Cazorla c. 1610-1651 Seville)

    An Allegory of the Eucharist: An Angel bearing grapes; and An Angel bearing grain

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    Francisco Polanco (Cazorla c. 1610-1651 Seville)
    An Allegory of the Eucharist: An Angel bearing grapes; and An Angel bearing grain
    the former with the inscription 'MADRIEL AiDATiODi' (upper left); the latter with the inscription 'LAZiEL ORTiODEi,' (upper left)
    oil on canvas
    80¾ x 41¼ in. (205.1 x 104.7 cm.)
    a pair (2)


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    We are grateful to Professor Enrique Valdivieso for suggesting the attribution and for confirming the identification of the angels as allegorical representations of the Eucharist.

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