International Art Auction

December 07, 2015


Lot 4

Francesco Maggiotto (1750-1805)

Francesco Maggiotto (1750-1805)
Lot 4 Details
Francesco Maggiotto (1750-1805), Italian


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 ?

Lot Report

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

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


For condition information please contact the specialist.


About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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