Giovanni Antonio Guardi (Vienna 1699-1760 Venice)
Portrait of Ferdinand of Spain, as the Prince of Asturias, later King Ferdinand VI, three-quarter-length, in a velvet coat with gold embroidered decoration, wearing the Order of the Golden Fleece and holding a baton
inscribed with Schulenburg inventory number '80' (lower right)
oil on canvas laid down on board
102 x 82cm (40 3/16 x 32 5/16in).
- Please note that the measurements for the present lot are incorrect in the printed catalogue and should read: 102 x 82cm (40 3/16 x 32 5/16in).