• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 12307

    Old Master and British Paintings

    2 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 67

    Pietro Martire Neri (Cremona 1601-1661 Rome)

    Portrait of Pope Innocent X (1574-1655), bust-length

    Estimate

    Pietro Martire Neri (Cremona 1601-1661 Rome)
    Portrait of Pope Innocent X (1574-1655), bust-length
    oil on canvas
    12 7/8 x 9 ¾ in. (32.7 x 24.8 cm.)
    with a red wax seal with an indistinct Royal coat-of-arms (on the reverse)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    We are grateful to Dr. Francesco Petrucci for confirming the attribution on the basis of photographs. The portrait derives from the picture by Diego Velázquez in the Galleria Doria Pamphilj, Rome.

    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this lot has been withdrawn.