View 1 of Lot 123. Still life with watermelons, grapes, apples, pomegranates and other fruits, with two children.
View 1 of Lot 123. Still life with watermelons, grapes, apples, pomegranates and other fruits, with two children.
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Michele Pace, called Michelangelo del Campidoglio

Still life with watermelons, grapes, apples, pomegranates and other fruits, with two children

Estimate:

20,000 - 30,000 GBP

Property from a European Private Collection

Michele Pace, called Michelangelo del Campidoglio

Michele Pace, called Michelangelo del Campidoglio

Still life with watermelons, grapes, apples, pomegranates and other fruits, with two children

Still life with watermelons, grapes, apples, pomegranates and other fruits, with two children

Estimate:

20,000 - 30,000 GBP

Property from a European Private Collection

Michele Pace, called Michelangelo del Campidoglio

Rome 1625 - 1669

Still life with watermelons, grapes, apples, pomegranates and other fruits, with two children


oil on canvas

unframed: 95.3 x 132.2 cm.; 37 1/2 x 52 in.

framed: 100.6 x 137.7 cm.; 39 5/8 x 54 1/4 in.

We are grateful to Dott. Alberto Crispo and Dott. Gianluca Bocchi, who both endorse the attribution to Campidoglio on the basis of digital images. The watermelon at right, here, is almost identical to that with a knife in it, in the painting by Campidoglio sold at Christie's, London, 12 September 2018, lot 24.1


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