07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Italian School, 19th Century Madonna and Child, After a Relief by Donatello

$3,081$2,600
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Italian School, 19th Century

Madonna and Child, After a Relief by Donatello
Unsigned, with a red wax collector's seal l.l., and with a handwritten label affixed
to the reverse.
Oil on cradled panel, 18 7/8 x 12 3/4 in. (47.5 x 32.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Cracks to panel, retouch, paint losses, areas of lifting, craquelure, surface grime.

Provenance: Sold to benefit the mission and ministry of the Sisters of St. Margaret.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Frame with a label from The Rosenbach Galleries, Philadelphia, on the reverse. Handwritten label reads, "Madonna & Child/.../Unknown Price $80/ Return to Dr. R. J. N...sier/29 Lafayette Place/N.Y. City."

Keywords

Madonna, Italian School, red wax collector, Philadelphia