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    Sale 7610

    Important Old Master & British Pictures Day Sale Including Property From The Collection Of The Princely House Of Liechtenstein

    9 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 174

    Giorgio Durante (Brescia 1685-1755)

    A buzzard attacking a cormorant in a landscape; and A buzzard in a landscape

    Price Realised  

    Giorgio Durante (Brescia 1685-1755)
    A buzzard attacking a cormorant in a landscape; and A buzzard in a landscape
    oil on canvas, unlined
    23½ x 20¼ in. (59.7 x 51.5 cm.)
    a pair (2)


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    Provenance

    Palazzo sull'Oglio, Lanfranchi collection.
    Private collection.


    Literature

    A. Zorzi Marchini, 'I pittori Giorgio e Faustino Duranti', in Memorie illustri di Palazzolo sull'Oglio, 1973, pp. 55-71.
    C. Parisio, Giorgio Duranti 1687-1753, Brescia, 2004, pp. 105-7, illustrated.
    C. Parisio, Giorgio Duranti e il suo tempo, Brescia, 2005, p. 18, no. 9 and p. 24, no. 15, illustrated.