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Last Moments of Cleopatra, (painting)

Artist:
Reni, Guido
Subject:
Cleopatra
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 60 (Sale info: $1500.00).
This wonderful gem strikes the connoisseur with astonishment; and can be looked upon by no one without admiration of the intensest description. It surpasses comparison. The perfection of the coloring, is only equalled by the grace of the attitude, and the deep, thrilling expression of the features. No picture affords a better study than this inestimable effort. $15,000. [P. 8.]
Synopsis of a Valuable Collection of Old Italian Paintings, and other rare Articles of Fine Arts in the possession of Mr. John Clark, now exhibiting at No. 281 Broadway, opposite the Washington Hotel, admittance 25 cents. New York: Scatcherd & Adams, Printers, No. 38 Gold Street. 1839.
Topic:
History--Ancient--Egypt
Portrait female
Occupation--Other--Aristocrat
State of Being--Death--Suicide
Control number:
AECI 06380054
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
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