573
573
Circle of Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
THE SACRIFICE OF IPHIGENIA
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 50,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
573
Circle of Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
THE SACRIFICE OF IPHIGENIA
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 50,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

A Venetian Legacy – An Italian Private Collection

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Circle of Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
THE SACRIFICE OF IPHIGENIA
oil on canvas, with an unidentified collector's (?) wax seal on the stretcher
50.2 x 64.2 cm.; 19 3/4  x 25 1/4  in.
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Provenance

Anonymous sale, Venice, San Marco di Venezia, December 2006.

Literature

F. Pedrocco, 'Due nuove opere giovanili di Giambattista Tiepolo', in Artibus et Historiae, 58, 2008, pp. 217–21.

Catalogue Note

An attribution to the young Tiepolo in the 1720s has been proposed by Pedrocco. A larger canvas by Tiepolo of the same subject from the same decade is in the Giustiniani Recanati collection in Venice.1

1. F. Pedrocco, Giambattista Tiepolo, Venice 1993, p. 263, no. 96, reproduced. 

A Venetian Legacy – An Italian Private Collection

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