London, South Kensington
12 December 2003
Circle of Francesco Monti (Bologna 1685-1768 Brescia)
Ceres; and Bacchus
oil on canvas, laid down on panel, oval
8 3/8 x 7 3/8 in. (21.3 x 18.6 cm.)
inscribed on the reverse of the first one 'By Farin.../.../cira 1650' and 'Florence 1861'; and on the reverse of the second one 'By ... ... circa 1650' and 'Florence/1861'.
a pair (2)
Purchased in Florence in 1861 (according to inscriptions on the reverse).
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