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Head of an Angel, (painting)

Raffaelle 1483-1520
Exhibition Catalogs
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 52
Born at Urbino in 1483, died in 1520, aged 37. This little gem is painted in the master's second style, after he left the school of Perugino, and possesses all that celestial beauty, modesty, and grace, which characterizes the works of this illustrious artist: it cannot fail to captivate the eye on the first glance. This beautiful little picture was highly prized by the late Richd. J.D. Ashworth Esq. of England, whose collection it adorned for several years. [Pp. 47-48.]
A Catalogue of Italian, Flemish, Spanish, Dutch, French, and English Pictures; which have been collected in Europe and brought to this country by Mr. Richard Abraham, of New Bond Street, London, and are now exhibiting at the American Academy of Fine Arts. March, 1830. Admittance, forty cents. Children under twelve years, half price. Catalogues, twelve and a half cents. New York: Printed by R. & G.S. Wood, No. 265 Pearl Street.
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AECI 04280052
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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