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Pietro Bellotto (or Bellotti)
CAPRICCIO WITH FIGURES IN FRONT OF THE RUINS OF A CHURCH
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 13,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT
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Pietro Bellotto (or Bellotti)
CAPRICCIO WITH FIGURES IN FRONT OF THE RUINS OF A CHURCH
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 13,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Pietro Bellotto (or Bellotti)
DOCUMENTED IN TOULOUSE, 1749 - DIED CIRCA 1815
CAPRICCIO WITH FIGURES IN FRONT OF THE RUINS OF A CHURCH

Provenance

With Williams & Son, London;
Anonymous sale, London, Christie's, 11 July 1958, lot 141 (As Hubert Robert) for £23.2s to Collin.

Catalogue Note

The present work may depict the ruins of a French church.  Bellotti had moved from Venice to France by circa 1748 and is documented in Toulouse and later Nantes, Paris and Besançon (see C. Beddington, "Bernard Bellotto and His Circle in Italy. Part II: The Lyon Master and Pietro Bellotti, in The Burlington Magazine, Vol. 147, No. 1222, January 2005, pp. 21-25).

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