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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 123

    Neapolitan School, 17th Century

    Saint Lawrence

    Price Realised  

    Neapolitan School, 17th Century
    Saint Lawrence

    oil on canvas
    33¾ x 28¾ in. (85.8 x 73 cm.)


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    Provenance

    with Carlo Gamora until 1824, when acquired from him by
    Johann I Josef, Prince of Liechtenstein, Duke of Troppau and Jägerndorf (1760-1836), and by descent in the Garden Palace at Rossau (where recorded by Falke in 1873 and 1885, loc. cit.) until 1985 when moved to Schloss Feldsberg, Valtice, Bohemia (inv. no. F 1182), until 1945, when moved to Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, until the present.


    Literature

    J. Falke, Katalog der Fürstlich Liechtensteinischen Bilder-Galerie im Gartenpalais der Rossau zu Wien, Vienna, 1873, p. 31, no. 249.
    J. Falke, Katalog der Fürstlich Liechtensteinischen Bilder-Galerie im Gartenpalais der Rossau zu Wien, Vienna 1885, p. 25, no. 164.
    Brizio, in U. Thieme and F. Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler, Leipzig, 1912, vol. VI, p. 233.


    Exhibited

    Brno, Mährischer Kunstverein, Künstlerhaus Brünn (according to a label on the reverse).