Lot 37
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Pietro Paolo Bonzi, called Gobbo dei Frutti or Gobbo dei Carracci

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25,000 - 35,000 USD
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11,875 USD
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Description

  • Pietro Paolo Bonzi, called Gobbo dei Frutti or Gobbo dei Carracci
  • Still life with apples, pomegranates, quinces. figs and jasmine
  • oil on canvas
  • 17 3/4  by 23 1/2  in.; 45.1 by 59.6 cm.

Provenance

Amedeo Cocchi, Milan.

Exhibited

Turin, Fondazione Accorsi, L'incantesimo dei sensi: una collezione di nature morte del Seicento per il Museo Accorsi, 30 November 2005 - 1 May 2006, no. 7.

Literature

A. Cottino, L'incantesimo dei sensi: una collezione di nature morte del Seicento per il Museo Accorsi, exhibition catalogue, Turin 2005, pp. 54-55, 103, cat. no. 7, reproduced.

Catalogue Note

This small and excellently rendered still life by Pietro Paolo Bonzi is bathed in a lovely, warm light that provides dimension to the various fruits and flowers set atop a stone surface, including jasmine and a ripe pomegranate bursting with seeds.  
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