An Italian micromosaic panel, second half 19th century
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
An Italian micromosaic panel,
second half 19th century
depicting the 'Madonna del Dito' or 'Our Lady Of The Thumb' possibly after a painting by a follower of the Florentine painter, Carlo Dolci (1616-1686)
the oval panel: 28.1 x 21.4cm.; 11in. x 8⅜in.
framed: 50.5 x 44cm.; 1ft. 7⅞in. x 1ft. 5¼in.
In overall good condition. The panel has been examined out of its frame and images are available upon request to the Furniture department. Minor retouching to the micromosaic panel, on the left handside and towards the top however these are not distracting at all. The frame with minor old marks, rubbing to gilding and scratches consistent with age and use. One loss to the interior of the frame towards the top left, and some construction lines visible all consistent with age and use. Good quality.
The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.