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Framed Large Italian Micro Mosaic Rendering of "Casco d'Oro" the Man in a Golden Helmet, after Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669). Depicting a noble gentleman wearing a gold helmet and gazing downward, from the verso with original label from the Studio del Mosaico, S. Pietro in Vaticano. The Studio del Mosaico Vaticano, or Vatican Mosaic Studio, is an active workspace for a team of highly skilled artists and craftspeople whose job is to restore and preserve the centuries-old mosaics inside St. Peter’s Basilica. They are also responsible for creating specially commissioned pieces for private buyers, as well as mosaics that will be given by Pope Francis and future pontiffs to visiting dignitaries. The Vatican Mosaic Studio, which is a few doors down from the pope's private residence, is almost entirely restricted from public access. 33 1/2"h x 26"wx 2 1/2" deep in frame. Weight approximately 48 pds. PROVENANCE: A Private Charleston SC Estate..***Pickup only or Shipping on this item offered through Outward Bound 413-854-3676, Laney’s Ship & Haul 256-770-5750, Pak Mail 843-849-0310 - info@charlestonshipping.com. The UPS store 843-202-0141 - store6478@theupsstore.com or locally AJ Williams & Sons 843-442-0462. Contact us for a list of more shippers or contact your own choice of shipper directly. ***
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VATICAN MICROMOSAIC AFTER REMBRANDT

Estimate $6,500 - $9,000Mar 29, 2020
Starting Price $5
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