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775. Miniature Oil Painting on Canvas Italian Old Master 19th Century
Superb Example of Miniature Oil Painting on Canvas, in our opinion painted during the mid Nineteenth Century and of Italian origin.
A blind bearded Begging Man standing outside a Church and a pretty young lady seems to be protecting him, his right hand holding a Rosary Beads and a Hat. The interior depicts a figure kneeling in front of a Crucifix.
Condition: Good condition, recently professionally cleaned. Original high quality giltwood frame has been re-gilt. No signature visible.
Height: (entire including frame) 13” (33m). Width: (entire) 11.5” (29.5cm).