04-09-2011 04-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2542B Boston
April 9, 2011 10:00 AMCalender
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Italian School, 18th Century, After Parmigianino (Italian, 1503-1540) Moses with the Tablets

$356$300
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B Location: Boston Date / Time: April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Italian School, 18th Century, After Parmigianino (Italian, 1503-1540)

Moses with the Tablets
Unsigned, inscribed "XXXXII a.g." in ink on the reverse.
Ink and wash on laid paper, sheet size 13 3/4 x 8 9/16 in. (34.9 x 21.7 cm), framed.
Condition: Creasing, staining, foxing, toning, tack holes center top and bottom.

N.B. This depiction of Moses relates to Parmigianino's frescos in the church of Santa Maria della Steccata in Parma. The image was also published in Schola Italica Picturæ from an engraving of the subject by Domenico Cunego (Italian, 1727-1794).
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Italian School, Domenico Cunego