Lot 311
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North Italian School, late 16th century

3,000 - 5,000 GBP
3,750 GBP
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  • North Italian School, late 16th century
  • Portrait of a poet, head and shoulders, possibly Niccolo' da Verona
  • inscribed upper left: NICOLAVS / PEREGRINUS / VERONENS / POETA
  • oil on panel, in a carved and pierced gilt wood frame
  • 23.5 by 18.1 cm.; 9 1/4  by 7 1/8  in.

Catalogue Note

The sitter cannot be identified with certainty but may be the mid-14th century poet Niccolò da Verona, an exponent of the Franco-Venetian style, whose works included Pharsale, Prise de Pampelune and Passion.