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    Sale 2802

    Old Master Pictures

    10 November 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 113

    Roman School, first half 18th century

    Artemisia contemplating the death of Mausolus

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Roman School, first half 18th century
    Artemisia contemplating the death of Mausolus
    signed with initials 'F. M. V.' (lower right)
    oil on silver, oval
    14.8 x 12.2 cm.


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    Attributions have been suggested to both Francesco Mancini (S. Angelo in Vada 1694-1758 Rome) and Ignaz Stern (Ingolstadt/Passau 1679/80-1748 Rome).

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    Please note that this picture will be offered without a frame.