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After Carlo Dolci (Italian, 1616-1687) Angel of the Annunciation

Auction:
2920M
Lot:
563
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2920M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 15, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

After Carlo Dolci (Italian, 1616-1687)

Angel of the Annunciation
Unsigned.
Oil on canvas, 29 x 22 3/4 in. (73.5 x 58.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, minor retouch, craquelure.

Provenance: Purchased in London by Terence Lewis prior to 1980, by descent to the current owner.

N.B. This copy is thought to date from the 19th century. The original by Carlo Dolci, c. 1650, is in the Museo di San Marco, Florence.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

The work is thought to be a 19th century copy after the Dolci original.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Terence Lewis, Annunciation, Annunciation in Christian art, Carlo Dolci, Craquelure, London

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