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Putti Musicians in a Medallion, Surrounded by Musical Attributes, Flowers, and Fruit

Artist:
French Painter , 18th century
Artist:
In the manner of the studio of Anne Vallayer-Coster (French, Paris 1744–1818 Paris)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
33-1/8 x 54 in. (84.1 x 137.2 cm)
Classification:
Paintings-Decorative
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1906
Accession Number:
07.225.259
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed (on score): 19 / Stabil / 21 / aria del / sign. / 22 / Air D '[Ab]anese / Charmentes fleurs quites les . . . / plus heureux destin . . . / 24 / . . . (verses from a song by an unidentified composer)
Georges Hoentschel (until 1906; sold to Morgan) ; J. Pierpont Morgan , London and New York (1906; to MMA)
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