27 juillet 2010

Antonio Zanchi, Luca Giordano, Alejo Fernández, Alessandro Turchi, Antonio Balestra, Johann Carl Loth, Flemish & Venetian school

Antonio Zanchi (Este near Padua 1631 - 1722 Venice), The Family of Darius before Alexander.  photo Sotheby's 235.5 by 267.8 cm.; 92 3/4 by 105 1/2 in. Est. 150,000—200,000 GBP Lot Sold 175,250 GBP Antonio Zanchi (1631–1722) was an Italian painter of the Baroque, active mainly in Venice. He was born in Este and trained with Francesco Ruschi. His masterpiece was the canvas on the Plague of Venice painted for the Scuola di San Rocco. He also painted a number of canvases in the Venetian church of Santa Maria del Giglio.... [Lire la suite]