London, South Kensington
2 July 1997
Circle of Giovanni Paolo Panini
A Capriccio of Roman Ruins with the Temple of Antonino and Faustina and Soldiers
oil on canvas
38½ x 54in (97.8 x 137.2cm)
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
In an 18th Century Irish frame.
The prototype is in the John Herron Art Museum, Indianapolis (see F.Arisi, Gian Paolo Panini, i fasti della Roma del '700, Rome, 1986, p.334, no.206).
Islamic art specialist Romain Pingannaud on a 13th-century copy of a key compendium on astronomy and mathemetics
Old Masters specialist Jonquil O’Reilly explains how one dressed to impress in the 1500s, with the aid of portraits by Cranach and Mor offered in New York on 19 April