20 - 21 June 2007
Italian School, 19th Century
View of the Villa di Pratolino
titled 'Vedute della Villa di Pratolino' (lower center)
graphite and ink on paper
4¾ x 6¼ in. (12.1 x 15.9 cm.)
Formerly from the collection of the Demidoff family.
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The Villa Pratolino, situated in the hills north of Florence, was originally part of a 16th century Medici estate. Prince Paul Demidoff purchased the palace in 1872.
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