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Venetian School Seventeenth Century, The Adoration Of The Three Wise Men
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"Venetian School Seventeenth Century, The Adoration Of The Three Wise Men"
Attributed to Andrea Celesti (Venice, 1637 - Toscolano, 1712) Oil on canvas Old gilded wood frame in the mecca Total dimensions: 137 x 112 cm In the image of Rome and Florence, Venice becomes from the Renaissance a center major cultural Art schools, real professional associations are formed to develop and promote their specialties. Large families are the patrons and promote their development. Scuole, charitable institutions also help artists to finance their works. This major period of figurative art, characterized by the detailed representation of religious images and symbols is made famous by its masters. Our painting executed in the seventeenth century is a good example, It represents the adoration of the three wise men who bring the three gifts (gold, frankincense and myrrh) to the child Jesus. In the iconographic tradition Gaspard, with Asian features, offers incense, Melchior, represented as a white bearded old man, gold, and Balthazar, with black skin, myrrh. This painting is in a beautiful original state. The colors remained very fresh. Andrea Celesti (Venice, 1637 - Toscolano, 1712) is an Italian painter of the late Baroque period of the Venetian School who was active in Venice. He studied with Matteo Ponzone, then with Sebastiano Mazzoni. During his early years (1659 - 1669), he worked at the Doge's Palace and painted frescoes for the main salon of the Erizzo Palace. In 1700, he returned to Venice where he opened a workshop. He painted frescoes for the Villa Rinaldi Barbini (1705-1707), as well as for the Basilica di San Lorenzo in Verolanuova, and in 1708 he was enrolled in the Fraglia (guild) of Venetian painters. His students include Angelo Trevisani and Alberto Calvetti. Sold with detailed invoice & certificate
Price:9800 €
Artist : Andrea Celesti
Period:17th century
Style:Louis 14th, Regency
Condition : Parfait état

Material : Huile sur toile
Width : 112
Height : 137
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