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Amasa Hewins (American, 1785-1855)
Copy After Correggio, Madonna in Adoration of the Child Jesus. Inscribed "Copied by A. Hewins/Correggio in the Tribune/Florence 1831" on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 32 1/2 x 26 in., framed. Condition: Nail and puncture to u.l. edge, surface grime.
N.B. The original work by Correggio hung in the Tribuna at the Uffizi Gallery in Florence. The gallery itself was the inspiration for paintings, including one view made by Johann Zoffany which shows the Correggio hanging on the wall beside Raphael's Madonna della sedia.
Framed dimensions are 39 x 33 1/4 x 3 in. Frame with split along u.r. side, loss at l.c. edge, ware to the corners, and surface losses.
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