Auction 31
By Art La Rosa - Casa d'Aste
Jan 29, 2022
Viale Africa, 12 - 95129 Catania, Italy

Sez. 1,ore 16.00, lotti 1- 204: appuntamento con la nostra selezione di antiquariato e dipinti d’arte antica e moderna.

Sez. 2, ore 18.00, lotti 205-230: la sezione interamente dedicata agli appassionati di fotografia con la nostra raccolta di fotografie d’autore di Wilhelm Von Gloeden.

Sez. 3, ore 18.30, lotti 231-349: la sezione interamente dedicata al vintage ed al design.

Sez. 4, ore 20.00, lotti 350-435: selezione di gioielli antichi e moderni


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LOT 19:

Oval depicting Judith with the head of Holofernes


Start price:
700
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Oval depicting Judith with the head of Holofernes
Late 17th / 18th century
Technique:
Oil painting on canvas applied to wood
Dimensions:
20x15 cm, framed 55x40 cm

In a wooden frame decorated with acanthus leaves in the Baroque style of Louis XIV.

With a slight smile, the female figure who embodies the Jewish heroine Judith, her head adorned with a white turban and dressed in elegant eighteenth-century clothes, she proudly displays her trophy of victory, the head of the powerful Holofernes. The small painting in question consists of a light canvas glued on an oval wooden support, embellished with symmetrical leaves that make up the sumptuous frame in a harmonious dialogue between painting and carving. & Nbsp;

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