07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
670

After Baldassarre Franceschini, called Il Volterrano (Italian, 1611-c. 1690) Sleeping Cupid

$1,659$1,400
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

After Baldassarre Franceschini, called Il Volterrano (Italian, 1611-c. 1690)

Sleeping Cupid
Unsigned.
Oil on canvas, 25 1/4 x 17 1/4 in. (64.0 x 44.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Scattered minor paint losses and retouch, craquelure, surface grime.

N.B. Volterrano's original Amore dormiente, c. 1642, is in the collection of the Uffizi Gallery in Florence (Galleria Palatina e Appartamenti Reali).
Estimate $700-900

Keywords

Galleria Palatina, Uffizi Gallery