American & European Paintings
Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
November 17, 2006 04:00 PM
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2340Location: BostonDate / Time: November 17, 2006 4:00PM
Italian School, 17th Century Style
Portrait of a Woman With a Crown and Mirror
Oil on canvas, 25 3/4 x 21 in. (65.4 x 53.3 cm),framed.
Condition: Lined and restretched, retouched, craquelure. N.B. In 1958, Jean Ronfort, Paris, suggested an attribution to Pietro Longhi. More recently Colnaghi and Hall & Knight have suggested the circle of Carlo Dolci. It has also been suggested that the work might be more closely related to the school of Simon Vouet.