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727
Francesco Guardi
HEAD OF THE VIRGIN
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 25,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
727
Francesco Guardi
HEAD OF THE VIRGIN
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 25,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Old Master & 19th Century European Art

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New York

Francesco Guardi
VENICE 1712 - 1793
HEAD OF THE VIRGIN

Provenance

d'Ayaler Collection
Seligmann Collection
Private Collection, New York

Literature

A. Morassi, Guardi: l"opera completa di Antonio e Francesco Guardi, Venice, 1973, vol. I, p. 343, no. 190, illustrated vol. II, fig. 210
L. Rossi Bortolatto, L'Opera completa de Francesco Guardi, Milan, 1974, p. 113, no. 403, illustrated p. 112
Nancy, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Le Peinture Vénitienne, 1600-1800: 65 peintures des collections des musées de la ville de Padoue, 1991, p. 98, cited no. 32 (entry by P. Pellegrini)
R. Pallucchini, La pittura nel Veneto: Il Settecento, Milan, 1995, II, p. 55
Padua, Musei Civici, Da Padovanino a Tiepolo: dipinti dei Musei Civici di Padova del Seicento e Settecento, 1997, p. 293, cited no. 243 (entry by A.M. Spiazzi)
Venice, Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Da Paolo Veneziano a Canova: Capolavori dei musei Veneti restaurati dalla Regione del Veneto, 1984-2000, 2000, p. 184, cited no. 63 (entry by M. De Grassi)

Catalogue Note

The present work is one of several small, devotional pictures in Guardi's mature style. It is similar in pose and size to the Head of the Virgin in the Museo Civico, Padua (Morassi, 189).

Old Master & 19th Century European Art

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New York