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PROPERTY FROM A MEMBER OF THE PRINCELY FAMILY OF HOHENZOLLERN

Giovanni Volpato and Louis Adolphe Ducros
THREE VIEWS FROM THE SERIES 'VUES DE ROME ET SES ENVIRONS:' A) THE PANTHEON B) THE TEMPLE OF ANTONINUS AND FAUSTINA C) THE GARDEN OF THE VILLA MEDICI
Estimate
10,00015,000
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109

PROPERTY FROM A MEMBER OF THE PRINCELY FAMILY OF HOHENZOLLERN

Giovanni Volpato and Louis Adolphe Ducros
THREE VIEWS FROM THE SERIES 'VUES DE ROME ET SES ENVIRONS:' A) THE PANTHEON B) THE TEMPLE OF ANTONINUS AND FAUSTINA C) THE GARDEN OF THE VILLA MEDICI
Estimate
10,00015,000
JUMP TO LOT

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Giovanni Volpato and Louis Adolphe Ducros
THREE VIEWS FROM THE SERIES 'VUES DE ROME ET SES ENVIRONS:' A) THE PANTHEON B) THE TEMPLE OF ANTONINUS AND FAUSTINA C) THE GARDEN OF THE VILLA MEDICI
Quantity: 3
All watercolour over etched outline;
all signed in pen and brown ink, lower left, on the original mount: Volpato et Ducros (Temple of Antoninus and Faustina and The Garden of the Villa Medici) Ducros et Volpato (The Pantheon)
each approximately 533 by 754 mm (with original mount)
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Provenance

Schloss Umkirch (according to labels on the frames)

Catalogue Note

To satisfy the high demand for Italian views of architecture, landscapes and interiors, Giovanni Volpato together with Louis Adolphe Ducros, produced a series of hand-coloured engravings entitled Vues de Rome et ses Environs in 1780.  For more on Volpato and Ducros' artistic collaboration, see Images of The Grand Tour:  Louis Ducros 1748-1810, exhib. cat., London, The Iveagh Bequest, Kenwood; Manchester, The Whitworth Art Gallery, 1985-1986, p. 20.

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