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PROPERTY FROM THE DESCENDANTS OF ADOLPHE STEIN

Cesare Dandini
SAINT GEORGE
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170

PROPERTY FROM THE DESCENDANTS OF ADOLPHE STEIN

Cesare Dandini
SAINT GEORGE
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Cesare Dandini
FLORENCE 1596 - 1657
SAINT GEORGE
oil on canvas, in a painted oval
57.3 x 45 cm.; 22 1/2  x 17 3/4  in.
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Provenance

Possibly Dandini collection, Florence (according to Bellesi 1996, see Literature);
Possibly Targioni Tozzetti collection, Florence (according to Bellesi);
Acquired by Adolphe Stein in the 1970s;
Thence by descent to the present owner.

Literature

S. Bellesi, ‘Una Vita inedita di Vicenzo Dandini e appunti su Anton Domenico Gabbiani, Giovan Battista Marmi, Filippo Maria Galletti, e altri’, in Paragone, no. 465, 1988, p. 104;
S. Bellesi, Cesare Dandini, Turin 1996, pp. 137–38, cat. no. 81, reproduced p. 138, fig. 81.

Catalogue Note

Sandro Bellesi (see Literature) dates this Saint George to the early 1640s and notes its similarities with Dandini's canvas of a similar date depicting the Archangel Michael in the collection at the Cassa di Risparmio, Prato.1

1 See Bellesi 1996, p. 84, cat. no. 31, reproduced.

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