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Satire on a Nobleman in Misery
Alessandro Magnasco(Italian, 1667-1749)
- Oil on canvas
- framed: 34 7/8 x 29 3/16 x 2 1/4 in. (88.58 x 74.14 x 5.72cm)
- European Painting
- Gift of Luigi Grassi
- Accession No.
- Paris, Galerie Cailleux (dealer-1925) from whom purchased by Benno Geiger; Italy, Collection Benno Geiger; Venice, Collection Dino Barozzi from whom acquired by Luigi Grassi; Florence, Luigi Grassi (dealer-by 1931), by whom given to the DIA in 1936.
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