International Art Auction

December 07, 2015

LOT 4
Francesco Maggiotto (1750-1805)
  • Francesco Maggiotto (1750-1805)
  • Francesco Maggiotto (1750-1805)

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Francesco Maggiotto (1750-1805), Italian

JOANNES GRADONICUS, DUX VENETORUM, 1355

Oil on copper sculpted oval; titled with letters in the border of the oval cartouche: “Joannes Gradonico Dux Venetiarum Electus Anno MCCCLV”, signed and titled verso
Oval 5.75" x 4.75" — 14.6 x 12.1 cm.

Estimate $800-$1,000

Realised: $960
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Purchased by the present Private Collection, Toronto from an antique store in Felixstown, England as a Christmas gift in 1956;
Gifted to the brother of the present Private Collection, Ontario in 1956;
Gifted back to the same Private Collection, Toronto upon the brother’s death in 2013