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Antonio Ermolao Paoletti

Feeding the Pigeons, Piazza San Marco, Venice

Antonio Ermolao Paoletti

Antonio Ermolao Paoletti

Feeding the Pigeons, Piazza San Marco, Venice

Feeding the Pigeons, Piazza San Marco, Venice

Antonio Ermolao Paoletti

Italian

1834 - 1912

Feeding the Pigeons, Piazza San Marco, Venice


signed and inscribed Antonio Paoletti fi Giovni/ Venezia (lower left)

oil on canvas

canvas: 24 by 35¾ in.; 60.9 by 90.8 cm

framed: 29 by 40¾ in.; 73.6 by 103.5 cm

The canvas is unlined. The paint surface is stable and in excellent condition. Under UV light, very fine areas of retouching between the child and the column at right, in the sky to the right of the standing woman's face, and in the upper right quadrant, notably along the upper edge.


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Richard Green, London
Private collection