Lot Details

Lot 66
Carlo Piacenza
Italian, 1814-1887
A Public Laundry and A Narrow Street: A Pair of Views of Groscavallo, Valle di Lanzo, Piemonte
The first signed C. Piacen/za and dated 187... (lr); the second signed C.lo Piacenza (lr)
Each oil on panel, ovoid
Each 16 1/4 x 12 3/4 inches (41.3 x 32.4 cm)
A old handwritten label affixed to the back of the first panel reads: Lavatoio publico a Groscavallo/Valle di Lanzo/ Piemonte. A similar label on the back of the second panel reads: Calle (?) ristrette/Groscavallo, Valle di Lanzo, Piemonte.
Private collection, EnglandBy descent in the family to the present owner

C Property from a North Carolina Estate

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Both paintings in good conditon; both recently conserved to a high professonal standard. Treatment report available for inspection.
Laundry Scene: Vertical line of restoration in the sky at upper center (2 inches above the roof; 1 inch below it ); 1-inch line of restoration near the upper edge; one spot of restoration on the wall at right. Scattered touches elsewhere.
Narrow Street: One-inch line of restoration near the upper edge; scattered touches elsewhere. Some lines and contours reinforced.

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Catalogue Info

Old Master Paintings | English & Continental Silver

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