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    Sale 7744

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art Day Sale

    8 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 259

    Master SB (active Rome c. 1620-c. 1655 Naples?)

    Fish, onions, garlic, a squid, mussels and barnacles on a stone ledge

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    Master SB (active Rome c. 1620-c. 1655 Naples?)
    Fish, onions, garlic, a squid, mussels and barnacles on a stone ledge
    oil on canvas, unlined
    19¼ x 26½ in. (48.9 x 67.4 cm.)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the below provenance for this and the following lot:

    D'Avalos, Naples (according to the armorial seal on the reverse).

    We are grateful to Mr. Jan van Helmont for identifying the arms on the reverse of this and the following lot as those of d'Avalos, the Spanish family of Naples known for their patronage of Titian (see the celebrated Portrait of Alfonso d'Avalos, Marquis of Vasto, governor of Milan, c. 1533, Los Angeles, J. Paul Getty Museum).