146
146

THE PROPERTY OF AN ENGLISH PRIVATE COLLECTOR

Follower of Annibale Carracci
THE ADORATION OF THE SHEPHERDS
Estimate
15,00020,000
JUMP TO LOT
146

THE PROPERTY OF AN ENGLISH PRIVATE COLLECTOR

Follower of Annibale Carracci
THE ADORATION OF THE SHEPHERDS
Estimate
15,00020,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Follower of Annibale Carracci
THE ADORATION OF THE SHEPHERDS
oil on canvas, in an elaborate carved and gilt wood frame
116 x 85.5 cm.; 45 5/8  x 33 3/4  in.
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Provenance

Ickworth sale, Sotheby's, 11–12 June 1996, lot 481, for £15,000.

Literature

The Most Honourable The 4th Marquess of Bristol, deceased, Ickworth, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, Valuation for probate of pictures, drawings and miniatures, 1952, p. 481 (as A. Carracci).

Catalogue Note

A copy after Annibale's 1597–98 original in the Musée des Beaux-Arts, Orleans.1

1. 103 x 85 cm.; see D. Posner, Annibal Caracci. A Study in the Reform of Italian Painting around 1590, London 1971, pp. 44–45, cat. no. 102, reproduced pl. 102a.

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