17 October 2006
Ludovico Mazzanti (Rome 1686-1775 Orvieto)
Angels comforting Saint Francis Xavier
oil on canvas
29 x 23¾ in. (73.7 x 60.3 cm.)
Paul Ganz, New York.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 3 June 1987, lot 107 as 'Giovanni Odazzi'.
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We are grateful to Dott. Giancarlo Sestieri for suggesting the attribution to Mazzanti from a transparency (written communication, 10 February 2006).
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