9 December 2016,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 47,500
Estimate GBP 30,000 - GBP 50,000
Giovanni Battista Salvi, called Sassoferrato (Sassoferrato 1609-1685 Rome)
The Madonna at Prayer
oil on canvas, unframed
20 5/8 x 16 3/8 in. (52.4 x 41.5 cm.)
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We are grateful to Professor François Macé de Lépinay for confirming the attribution on the basis of photographs.
In the family of the present owner since the second half of the 19th century.
PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN FAMILY
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