19 – 26 JUNE 2022




Giammarco Cappuzzo Fine Art

Elisabetta Sirani (Bologna, 1610-1670)
David with the head of Goliath, circa 1655/1660
Oil on canvas
130 x 97 cm
Provenance: (probably) Saul Guidotti Collection, Bologna (17th century); (probably) Guidotti Family Collection (a David with the Head of Goliath was recorded by Marcello Oretti, 18th century); private collection, Paris (until 2018); acquired from the above by the current owner
Expertise by Dr. Adelina Modesti (26.05.2019) and by Dr. Donatella Biagi Maino (26.06.2019)
Condition: scientific analysis, Turin (January 2019); restored, Turin (January 2019); the painting is in excellent condition. It is not relined and is on its original canvas