Lot 1116: SCIPIONE PULZONE, PORTRAIT OF FERDINANDO DE' MEDICI AS CARDINAL, oil on canvas (relined), 49 x 39 cmPlatinum House
November 17, 2012
Cologne, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Ferdinando de' Medici (1549-1609) was the 5th son of the Grand Duke Cosimo I of Tuscany. He became cardinal at the age of fourteen and followed his elder brother Francesco in becoming 3rd Grand Duke in 1587. Confirmed by Francesco Petrucci as an authentic work of Scipione Pulzone.
VAT: Margin Scheme
Provenance: Aldrovandi-Marescotti Collection, Migliora. - Private collection, Rhineland.
Dimensions: 49 x 39 cm
Artist or Maker: SCIPIONE PULZONE
Exhibited: PORTRAIT OF FERDINANDO DE' MEDICI AS CARDINAL
Medium: oil on canvas (relined)