An early 19th century micromosaic panel,
Lot 47
An early 19th century micromosaic panel,
£5,000 - 7,000
US$ 8,400 - 12,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
An early 19th century Roman micromosaic panel
Circular, with a depiction of the ruins of the Valerius Maximus Villa at Tivoli with figures of tourists in the foreground, entitled: Ava della Villa di Valerio Mass, in a gilt frame on a black lacquered board with acorn hanger, the reverse labelled in ink; "Mosaic no. 11 ex ... to 4.14.6," diameter of panel 7cm, width of board 10cm.

Footnotes

  • Almost certainly executed after a copper plate entitled 'Avanzi Della Villa di Valerio Massimo a Tivoli,' printed by Domenico Pronti, 'Nuova Raccolta ... Della Citta di Roma e Sue Vicinanze' (1790).
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