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    Sale 1986

    Important Old Master Paintings Part I And Part II

    15 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 330

    Giovanni Ghisolfi Milan 1623-1683

    Artemisia toasting the statue of her dead husband Mausolus with wine mixed with his ashes

    Price Realised  

    Giovanni Ghisolfi Milan 1623-1683
    Artemisia toasting the statue of her dead husband Mausolus with wine mixed with his ashes
    signed with monogram 'GAE' (in ligature, lower left)
    oil on canvas
    31½ x 42 in. 80 x 106.5 cm.


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    Provenance

    Private Collection, New York.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF SAUL STEINBERG