10 July 2002
Ippolito Scarsella, lo Scarsellino (Ferrara c. 1550-1620)
The Holy Family with the Infant Saint John the Baptist
with inscription 'Famiglia/di Giesu/Scarselo di/Fre no. 61' (on the reverse)
oil on panel
12 7/8 x 18½ in. (32.7 x 47 cm.)
in a 17th Century Italian frame
The Duke of Devonshire, Chatsworth and by descent until
The Trustees of the Chatsworth Settlement, Christie's, London, 28 November 1975, lot 19.
Anon. Sale, Christie's, London, 23 April 1982, lot 33 (£5,184 to the present owner).
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