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    Sale 2135

    Important Old Master Paintings and Sculpture

    28 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 250

    Pietro Ricchi, Il Lucchese Lucca 1606-1675 Udine

    Queen Tomyris with the head of King Cyrus

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    Pietro Ricchi, Il Lucchese Lucca 1606-1675 Udine
    Queen Tomyris with the head of King Cyrus
    oil on canvas, unframed
    39½ x 56¾ in. 100.4 x 144.3 cm.


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    The prime version is in a private collection in Bologna (see dal Poggetto, op.cit., no. 220).

    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    with Julius H. Weitzner, New York.
    Private Collection.


    Pre-Lot Text

    NO RESERVE


    Literature

    P. dal Poggetto, 'I "Lot e le figlie" del Ricchi e altri dipinti da cavalletto inediti', Antichità viva, XXXIV, 1995, 1-2, pp. 11-12. P. dal Poggetto, Pietro Ricchi, Rimini, 1996, p. 341, no. 219.