• Old Master & 19th Century Pain auction at Christies

    Sale 7783

    Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Drawings & Watercolours Day Sale

    9 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 127

    Studio of Giovanni Paolo Panini (Piacenza 1691-1765 Rome)

    A capriccio of Roman ruins, with the Trajan's Column, the Farnese Hercules, the Coloseum, the Pyramid of Cestius, the Temple of Fortuna Virilis, the Arch of Constantine and the Borghese Vase

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    Studio of Giovanni Paolo Panini (Piacenza 1691-1765 Rome)
    A capriccio of Roman ruins, with the Trajan's Column, the Farnese Hercules, the Coloseum, the Pyramid of Cestius, the Temple of Fortuna Virilis, the Arch of Constantine and the Borghese Vase
    with signature and date 'G.P. PANINI 1735' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    60 x 48¾ in. (152.5 x 123.7 cm.)


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