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Scipione Pulzone (1544 - 1598)

Lot 262: Scipione Pulzone, called Il Gaetano (Gaeta 1544-1598 Rome)

Christie's

January 31, 2013
New York, NY, US

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Description

Scipione Pulzone, called Il Gaetano (Gaeta 1544-1598 Rome)
Portrait of Pope Gregory XIII, bust-length
oil on canvas, unframed
23¾ x 19½ in. (60.4 x 49.5 cm.)

Exhibited

Worcester, Massachusetts, College of the Holy Cross, The General Art Company Permanent Exhibition of Paintings by Old Masters, 1929, no. 1, as 'Pope Pius IV (Portrait)...Titian'.
Worcester, Massachusetts, College of the Holy Cross, on loan 1929-circa 1932.

Provenance

Venuti collection, Malta, by 1895, when purchased by Giuseppe Rossetto di Alessandro, Rome, by whom brought to The United States in the late 1920s, and thence by descent.

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