15 April 2008
Neapolitan School, 17th century
Young boy holding a pitcher
oil on canvas, unframed
18 5/8 x 14 in. 47.2 x 35.7 cm.
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Professor Riccardo Lattuada has suggested an attribution to Giovanni Battista Caracciolo, called Battistello (Naples 1578-1635), on the basis of a photograph (private communication, 25 February 2008).
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