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    Sale 12040

    Interiors

    14 September 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 426

    Jacopo Amigoni (Venice 1675-1752 Madrid)

    Hercules outside the gates of Mycenae, with the skin of the Nemean Lion

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Jacopo Amigoni (Venice 1675-1752 Madrid)
    Hercules outside the gates of Mycenae, with the skin of the Nemean Lion
    oil on canvas
    37 x 31 7/8 in. (94 x 80.7 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale [The Property of a Lady]; Christie's, London, 9 February 1979, lot 45, as 'Francesco Zuccarelli'.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED SWISS COLLECTION (LOTS 54,425,426,428,430,438,440,443)