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The preaching of John the Baptist - Biblical Religious Painting Neoclassicism
Located in Antwerp, BE
18th century neoclassic painting; The preaching of St John the Baptist. The present painting is a wonderful example of Neo-Classical painting and magnificently depicts St. John the ...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

17th century Italian old master portrait, of the head of a Saint with Greybeard
Located in Southport, CT
17th-century Italian old master portrait, of the head of a Saint with Greybeard. Very interesting and well-painted study in oils of an old master head . The quality of the painting ...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Jean de La Fontaine - 17th Century French Portrait Oil Painting of Famous Poet
Located in Gerrards Cross, GB
A fine 17th century portrait oil on canvas depicting the important French poet and fabulist Jean de La Fontaine (1621-1695). The painting was in the collection of a prominent English...
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Academic 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Hieronymus III Francken (1611-1661), The denial of Peter
Located in Milan, IT
Oil on oak board, coming from an important historical Florentine collection. The collection started by an ancestor of the family who was in Vienna in 1798 and then in Wurzburg until ...
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Other Art Style 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

17th century Italian figure painting - Fetonte landscape - Oil on copper Baroque
Located in Varmo, IT
Roman master of the seventeenth century. - The fall of Phaeton in a landscape. 38 x 51 cm without frame, 58 x 70 cm with frame. Oil on copper, in a carved and gilded wooden frame.
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Baroque 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Copper

EARLY 1700's ITALIAN OLD MASTER OIL PAINTING - REBECCA & ELIEZER AT THE WELL
Located in Cirencester, GB
Artist/ School: Italian School dating to the early 1700's. The work is close to the Venetian artist, Giovanni Battista Pittoni (Italian 1687-1767). Title: Rebecca and Eliezer at the...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Dispute Among Doctors Of The Law Oil On Canvas 17th Century
Located in Milan, IT
Oil on canvas. Venetian school. Probably a fragment of a bigger piece, the piece presents some men figures dressed in oriental clothing, who participate in a cultural dispute; in the...
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Other Art Style 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Scope Of Giovanni Ghisolfi Oil On Canvas 17th Century, Scene Of Arrest
Located in Milan, IT
Oil on canvas. In the scene, set in the midst of classical architecture ruins, numerous figures assist to the arrest of a man by soldiers on horses: the halo around his head and the ...
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Other Art Style 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Lot And His Daughters Oil On Canvas 17th Century
Located in Milan, IT
Oil on canvas. Venetian school. The scene recalls the biblical episode told in the book of Genesis: Lot, escaped with his daughters from Sodoma, destroyed by God for its impiety, too...
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Other Art Style 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Scope Of Pietro Longhi Oil On Canvas Second Half '700, Trying on the shoe
Located in Milan, IT
Oil on canvas. The subject is an entertaining genre scene of a dame sitting on the armchair in her room, assisted by her maids, who tries on the shoe that the seller is putting on he...
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Other Art Style 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

18th century Italian landscape painting - Knights - Oil canvas Zuccarelli Italy
Located in Varmo, IT
Francesco Zuccarelli (Pitigliano 1702 - Florence 1788) - River landscape with travelers on horseback and village in the background. 53 x 70 cm without frame, 64.5 x 80 cm with frame...
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Rococo 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Skaters on a Frozen River - Dutch 17th/18th century river landscape oil painting
Located in London, GB
This lovely Old Master Dutch winter figurative landscape oil painting was painted circa 1700. In the foreground is a frozen river with numerous figures and dogs on and around it amu...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Laban Demanding the Return of the Teraphim from Rachel - Dutch Old Master art
Located in London, GB
This very busy oil on panel is a Dutch Old Master painting dating to around 1620 by artist and poet Willem van Nieulandt. It is an incredibly detailed and colourful scene composed of...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

18th century Venetian figurative painting - Ruins landscape - Oil canvas Venice
Located in Varmo, IT
Venetian master of the 18th century. - Architectural capriccio with characters. Oil on canvas, in an antique frame in carved and gilded wood from the 18th century. 94 x 130 cm wi...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

17th century Venetian figure painting - Head portrait - Oil canvas Venice Italy
Located in Varmo, IT
Pietro Muttoni, known as Pietro Della Vecchia (Venice 1603 - Vicenza 1678) - Head of character. Oil on canvas, in a carved and gilded wooden frame. 46 x 35.5 cm without frame, 62...
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Baroque 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Virgin and Child with the Infant Saint John
Located in New Orleans, LA
A masterful example of Italian Mannerist painting, this exceptional panel was composed by the renowned Florentine painter Domenico Puligo. Alongside Jacopo Pontormo and Rosso Fiorent...
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Mannerist 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Virgin and Child with Saints Jerome and Bernard by Giovanni
Located in New Orleans, LA
This breathtaking 15th-century Italian Renaissance painting honoring the Madonna and Christ Child with Saints Jerome and Bernard is attributed to the preeminent Sienese artist Benven...
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Renaissance 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Tempera, Panel

16th century Italian still life painting - Autumn - Oil Canvas Arcimboldo school
Located in Varmo, IT
Giuseppe Arcimboldo (Milan 1527 - Milan 1593) follower of the 17th century. - Allegory of Autumn. 98.5 x 74 cm. Oil on canvas, unframed.
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Baroque 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

16th - 17th century Venetian figure painting - Portrait Maîtresse - Oil canvas
Located in Varmo, IT
Venetian master of the 16th - 17h century. - "Portrait of a Maîtresse". 101 x 82 cm without frame, 132 x 112 cm with frame. Oil on canvas, in a carved and gilded wooden frame from...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Scope Of Luca Giordano Oil On Canvas 17th Century, The Deposition Of Christ
Located in Milan, IT
Oil on canvas. Between 1652 and 1665 Luca Giordano painted the Deposition of Christ for high altar of the Church of Santa Maria del Pianto in Venice, now kept in the Gallerie dell'A...
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Other Art Style 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Crucifixion - Christ on the Cross - 18th century religious painting
Located in Antwerp, BE
Captivating and intense old master painting depicting the Crucifixion on Christ. The painting is based on a monumental ( 221cm on 122.5cm) painting by Peter Paul Rubens, which is cur...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil, Panel

Agrippina With Germanicus' Ashes Oil On Canvas Late '700 Early '800
Located in Milan, IT
Oil on canvas. The scene depicts the historical episode told by Tacitus in his Annals: in 20 a.C., the Roman noblewoman Agrippina arrived at the pier of Brindisi with the ashes of he...
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Other Art Style 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Penitent Magdalene Oil on Canvas Flemish School 17th Century
Located in Milan, IT
Oil on canvas. Flemish School. Magdalene is represented with her iconographical symbols: in the desert, half-dressed and with her hair down, with the book of Holy Scriptures and in a...
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Other Art Style 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

16th century Italian figurative painting - Figure Saint Anne - Oil on wood panel
Located in Varmo, IT
16th century Italian master - "St. Anne with episodes of the Escape and the Rest in Egypt". 49 x 39 cm without frame, 67.5 x 57 cm with frame. Oil on panel, in carved and gilded wo...
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Northern Renaissance 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Wood Panel

Mythological Scene Oil On Canvas Neapolitan School 17th Century
Located in Milan, IT
Oil on canvas. Neapolitan school. In the scene, a man runs, hiding his face from the rising sun light with his arm, holding a dagger in his other hand; a woman with a tiara and rich ...
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Other Art Style 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Mourning on the dead Christ, Oil On Paper On Canvas ,16th Century
Located in Milan, IT
Oil on paper, applied on canvas. The really refined piece presents an unusually light layer of paint, that suggests it was realized on paper. From an analysis with a lens, delicate a...
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Other Art Style 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Sacred Family With Young Saint John Oil On Canvas '600
Located in Milan, IT
Attributed To Denijs Calvaert Oil on canvas. Signed Dion. Calvaert and the date 1605 in Roman numerals bottom right. The same painting has been up for a Finarte auction in 2000, wit...
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Other Art Style 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Pair of Exceptional Italian Still Life Paintings of Flowers 18th century
Located in Rome, IT
- ANNA CATERINA GILLI or GILLI Anna Caterina Turin 1729- 1751 Her paintings recorded in Turin as a decorative artist for the Royal Palace and the Stupinigi, working in a simil...
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Baroque 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Pair of Italian 18th Century Tempera on Canvas Classical Paintings "Capriccio"
Located in Rome, IT
A fine pair of Italian 18' century Capriccio with Classical ruins, tempera oil on canvas with giltwood frame . Atr.Pietro Paltronieri, il Mirandolese (Mirandola 1673-1741 Bologna).
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Tempera

Pair of antique reverse glass paintings
Located in London, GB
Pair of antique reverse glass paintings Continental, 18th Century Frame: Height 46cm, width 40cm, depth 3.5cm Glass: Height 38cm, width 32cm The paintings in this pair depict two co...
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Renaissance 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Glass

St. Vincent Ferrer Preaching to the People of Salamanca
Located in New York, NY
Master of Montespertoli (Florence, 16th Century) Saint Vincent Ferrer Preaching to the People of Salamanca Oil on panel 11 ¾ x 8 inches (29.8 x 20.2 cm) Provenance: Private Coll...
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Renaissance 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Wood Panel

Adoration of the Magi
Located in New York, NY
Antonio Tempesta (Florence 1555 - 1630 Rome) Adoration of the Magi Signed on the quiver-strap of the black soldier holding the two white horses: “ANT TEMPES FECI[T]” Oil on alabas...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Alabaster

17th Century Italian Old Master Oil - Presentation of the Virgin in the Temple
Located in Cirencester, GB
Artist/ School: 17th Century Italian School Title: The Presentation of the Virgin in the Temple Medium: oil painting on canvas, framed Size: canvas: 21” x 16” (53.3 x 40.8cm) Pro...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

17th century Dutch figurative painting, Interior oil on panel Palamedes workshop
Located in Varmo, IT
Anthoine Palamedes (Delft 1601 - Amsterdam 1673) workshop of - "Stopping of soldiers during the changing of the guard". 33.5 x 42 cm without frame, 48.5 x 58 cm with frame. Oil o...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Panel

Allegory of Africa
Located in New York, NY
Circle of Govaert Flinck (Dutch, 1615 – 1660) Allegory of Africa Oil on canvas 14 ¾ x 10 ⅜ inches (37.5 x 26.4 cm) Provenance: Private Collection, United Kingdom Christie’s, ...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Alexander Before the Body of Darius
Located in New York, NY
Giovanni Antonio Pellegrini (Venice, 1675 – 1741) Alexander Before the Body of Darius Oil on paper, laid down on canvas 11 ½ x 15 ⅝ inches (29.2 x 39.7 cm) Provenance: Bartolo B...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil, Laid Paper

Baptism of Christ
Located in New York, NY
Borghese di Piero (Pisa, 1397 – ca. 1463) Baptism of Christ Tempera on panel 9 ½ x 6 ¼ inches (24.1 x 15.8 cm) Provenance: Achillito Chiesa, Milan Luigi Albrighi, Florence, by 1...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Tempera, Wood Panel

Rebecca at the Well
Located in New York, NY
Master of the Apollo and Daphne Legend (Florence, 15th Century) Rebecca at the Well Tempera and oil on panel 24 ⅞ x 45 ¼ inches (63 x 115 cm) Provenance: Dr. James Henry Lancash...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Tempera, Wood Panel

Saints Peter, Bartholomew, and Paul
Located in New York, NY
Miguel Alcañiz (Valencian, active 1395 – 1447) Saints Peter, Bartholomew, and Paul Tempera on panel 12 ¼ x 26 inches (31.1 x 66 cm) Provenance: Reber Collection, Lausanne, befor...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Tempera, Panel

Huge French 18th Century Rococo Oil Painting Mythological Diana the Huntress
Located in Cirencester, GB
"Diana the Huntress" French School, 18th century oil painting on canvas, unframed canvas: 44” x 67” (112 x 170cm) provenance: private collection, France Superb large scale antique ...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

"Portrait of a Child Saint" 18th Century, European School Oil on Canvas Painting
Located in SANTA FE, NM
An exquisitely rendered 18th century image of a child saint with halo and simple cross. This lovely and sensitively painting has been examined by a professional restorer who was for...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Alexander the Great and his Physician Philippos, Tischbein Circle, 18th/19th C
Located in Greding, DE
Painting in oil on canvas showing Alexander the Great in bed. He was ill with a fever and the doctor Philippos promised healing with a potion. Meanwhile Alexander received a letter f...
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Academic 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

The Serving - British Old Master 18th century oil painting historical interior
Located in London, GB
A original British Old Master oil on canvas which is attributed to circle of William Hogarth and was painted circa 1760. This fine oil painting is in good clean condition and depicts...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Giovan Francesco Gessi, Sybil, early 17 century, oil on canvas
Located in Florence, IT
Giovanni Francesco Gessi started learning arts under Denys Calvaert but he had to quit very early due to his bad tempered caused by his noble origins. He then became the apprentice...
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Baroque 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Serene C18th Pair of Architectural Capricci Oil Paintings of Classical Ruins
Located in London, GB
Giuseppe ZOCCHI (Florence 1711-1767) Architectural Capricci with Figures amongst Classical Ruins A Pair Oil on Canvas 88.3 x 119.2 cm (34 3/4 x 46 15/16 in.); 99 x 129.5 cm (39 x 5...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

William III at the Battle of the Boyne
Located in London, GB
Jan Wyck (1645 - 1702) William III at the Battle of the Boyne Oil on Canvas 33 1/4 X 28 inches framed Jan Wyck was born in Haarlem, the son and pupil, of the painter Thomas (van) Wy...
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18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

17th Century Italian Old Master Angel tending to Saint in Wilderness Oval Work
Located in Cirencester, GB
"The Saint & Angel" Italian School, 17th century oil painting on canvas laid over board, framed image: 37cm x 31cm framed: 48cm x 43cm provenance: private collection, France Very ...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

17th Century English Oil Portrait of a Gentleman wearing an Orange Silk Cloak
Located in London/Yorkshire, GB
Fine oval 17th century portrait of a gentleman ‘traditionally identified’ as Sir Cloudesley Shovell, from an artist in the circle of John Baptist de Media. The sitter wears a russet ...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

18th Century Satirical Caricateur -- The Sadistic Tooth-Drawer
Located in Soquel, CA
Satirical 18th Century caricateur "Sadistic Tooth-Drawer" by John Collier (British, 1708-1786), aka "Timothy Bobbin," circa 1773. Signed "T. Bob" lower right corner. This oil paintin...
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Victorian 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Linen, Oil

Christ At The Column North European School Oil On Oak 16th Century
Located in Milan, IT
Oil on oak panel. North European school. Sealing wax stamps on the back. Scene of the Passion of Christ, in which Jesus, tied to the column, is scourged by Roman soldiers, after bein...
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Other Art Style 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Battle Scene Oil On Canvas 17th Century
Located in Milan, IT
Oil on canvas. Mittel-European school. Monogram No.S on the back. The painting resemble pieces from the Austrian area. It represents a battle between knights, on the plain in front o...
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Other Art Style 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

17th Century Genre Painting -- The Pipe Smoker
Located in Soquel, CA
Wonderful genre painting from 18th Century of pipe smoker. Signed lower right edge with monogram "I I E". Oil paint on copper. Condition: good: minor wear/rubbing from frame's rabbet...
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Realist 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Copper

Huge Religious Scene
Located in London, GB
Giovanni Antonio Bettini 1700-1773 Giovanni Antonio Bettini (1700-1773) Teacher at the Academy of Bologna and studied under Carlo Giuseppe Carpi and painted numerous pictures for ...
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18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Penitent St. Francis Oil on Canvas Venetian School 18th Century
Located in Milan, IT
Oil on canvas. Venetian School. The landscape dominates with an high cave if front of which the Saint is sitting on a rock while meditating; on the right there is a small lake and in...
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Other Art Style 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Angel with Child - Italian School 18thC religious art Grisaille oil painting
Located in London, GB
This beautiful religious grisaille oil painting is attributed to an artist from the Italian School. Painted almost entirely in shade of grey and circa 1750, it is a beautiful full le...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Leda and Swan - 18thC Old Master Continental School mythological oil painting
Located in London, GB
This fine Old Master 18th century oil painting is attributed to the workshop or a follower of Francisco Viera Portuense. The very large painting is of Leda and her children on a rive...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

The Annunciation to the Shepherds - Dutch 17thC art religious oil painting
Located in London, GB
This wonderful 17th century Old Master religious oil painting is attributed to Dutch Golden Age artist Benjamin Gerritsz Cuyp. Painted circa 1633 it is entitled The Annunciation to t...
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Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Luca Longhi (attr.), Saint Catherine, first half 16 century, oil on wood
Located in Florence, IT
The subject is Saint Catherine from Alexandria, here represented with the breaking wheel used for her martyrdom. The painting can be added to the corpus of the mannerist artist Luca ...
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Mannerist 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Wood Panel