Death of Cato by Giovanni Battista Langetti

The artist tended to execute numerous variations on a limited range of subjects, such as the Good Samaritan or the Death of Cato.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
153 x 206 cm
Acquired in:
1987
Vendor:
Morris & Co

He recognised that these afforded him the best opportunity of deploying his painterly naturalism upon such things as strongly characterised heads, scenes of pain, and above all, the aged nude.

Provenance

Morton Morris & Co.

Venue details

Osterley Park & House Jersey Road, ISLEWORTH London TW7 4RB 020 8232 5050 www.nationaltrust.org.uk/osterley

Entry details

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