Lot 15 (The British & International Pictures Auction, 29th May 2016)

Sold for £8,000


FEDERICO ANDREOTTI (FLORENCE, 1847 - 1930), FLIRTATION oil on canvas, signed, titled on the frame 44.5cm x 37cm Framed. Note: A stunning example of the intricate work of Andreotti. The current record price for a Federico Andreotti is £75,000 (''Young Suitor'' 48 x 68cm oil on canvas, sold 26th June 2007 lot 244, Christie's, London) This painting beat the previous record by £1000. In recent years, no less than 26 of Federico Andreotti's paintings have sold at auction for more than £20,000 (hammer). (source artnet.com) Provenance: Private Glasgow collection and by descent.

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