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Forge of Vulcan a Souvenir of Velazquez

Hercules Brabazon Brabazon (1821-1906)

SIGNED WITH INITIALS AND INSCRIBED 'FORGE OF VULCAN', 'VELAZQUEZ' AND 'MADRID'
WATERCOLOUR AND PENCIL ON TINTED PAPER
3 1/2 X 4 1/4 INCHES
PROVENANCE: EILEEN BARBER, GREAT-GREAT NIECE OF THE ARTIST
EXHIBITED: HERCULES BRABAZON BRABAZON, (1821-1906). AN EXHIBITION
OF WATERCOLOURS AND PASTELS, CHRIS BEETLES LTD,
12 NOVEMBER-18 DECEMBER 1982, NO 35
THIS IS A SOUVENIR OF DIEGO VELAZQUEZ'S THE FORGE OF VULCAN, PAINTED IN ABOUT 1630, AND NOW IN THE MUSEO NACIONAL DEL PRADO, MADRID. IT SHOWS THE HEAD OF THE FIGURE AT THE FAR RIGHT.

MOUNTED


Price
£450

Signed
Signed with initials and inscribed 'Forge of Vulcan, Velazquez, Madrid'

Medium
Watercolour and pencil on tinted paper

Dimensions
3 ½ x 4 ¼ inches

Provenance
Eileen Barber, great-great niece of the Artist

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