7 June 2002
GIACINTO DIANA (Pozzuoli 1731-1804 Naples)
A scene from the life of Saint Giovanni di Dio
oil on canvas
20½ x 25¼ in. (52 x 64.1 cm.)
with Roy Fisher, New York.
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The present lot relates to the ceiling fresco by Giacinto Diana in the Ospidale Santa Maria della Pace in Naples, which was painted in 1764 (private communication from Dr. Nicola Spinosa, 26 January 1976).
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