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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION

Alberto Carlieri
THE QUEEN OF SHEBA VISITING KING SOLOMON IN AN ARCHITECTURAL CAPRICCIO
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
619

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION

Alberto Carlieri
THE QUEEN OF SHEBA VISITING KING SOLOMON IN AN ARCHITECTURAL CAPRICCIO
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Fine Old Master & 19th Century European Art

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New York

Alberto Carlieri
ROME 1672 - 1720
THE QUEEN OF SHEBA VISITING KING SOLOMON IN AN ARCHITECTURAL CAPRICCIO

Provenance

Acquired by the father of the present owner circa 1950;
Thence by descent.

Catalogue Note

In this painting, Carlieri transplants the biblical story about the Queen of Sheba’s visit to King Solomon from ancient Jerusalem to an Italianate capriccio with classical architecture. We are grateful to David Marshall for endorsing the attribution on the basis of photographs.

Fine Old Master & 19th Century European Art

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New York