29 janvier 2011

Giuseppe Zocchi (Florence 1716/17 - 1767), Elegant Figures Seated in the Picture and Porcelain Cabinet of a Palace

Giuseppe Zocchi (Florence 1716/17 - 1767), Elegant Figures Seated in the Picture and Porcelain Cabinet of a Palace. photo Sotheby's oil on canvas; 20 1/4 by 32 1/2 in.; 51.4 by 82.6 cm. Estimate 300,000—500,000 USD. Lot Sold 290,500 USD PROVENANCE: Anonymous sale, New York, Sotheby's, 16 May 1996, lot 70 (as Piedmontese School, 18th Century, reproduced on the cover);There purchased by the present collector. LITERATURE AND REFERENCES: S. Bellesi, Catalogo dei Pittori Fiorentini del '600 e '700, Florence 2009, vol. I, p.... [Lire la suite]
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15 juillet 2009

Painting Discovered In A Devon Cottage Sells For 1.3 Million Pounds at Bonhams

Giuseppe Zocchi (1711-1767), `View of the Tiber looking towards the Castel Sant'Angelo, with Saint Peter's in the distance’. Sold for: £2,857,400 LONDON.- A painting by Giuseppe Zocchi (1711-1767), estimated to sell for £150,000-250,00 in Bonhams sale of Old Master Paintings on 8th July, made a world record price for the artist at £1.3m. Titled `View of the Tiber looking towards the Castel Sant'Angelo, with Saint Peter's in the distance’, the painting was previously thought to have been painted by Locatelli, until a sketch by... [Lire la suite]
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