18th C. Paintings

Paolo de' Matteis
(Italian, 1662-1728)
Andromeda and Perseus
ca. 1710
K1786
Oil on canvas
29 7/8 x 24 3/4 inches (75.9 x 62.9 cm)

Provenance:
(Count Alessandro Contini Bonacossi [1878-1955] Rome- Florence);
sold to Samuel H. Kress on 1 July 1950 as Giuseppe Cesari;
gift 1962 to the Museum of Art, Science, and Industry
(now "The Discovery Museum"), Bridgeport, CT;
gift 2002 to the Bellarmine Museum of Art.

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Martin Van Meytens II
(Swedish, 1695-1770)
Portrait of a Boy
c. 1750
K1586
Oil on canvas
26 5/8 x 20 1/2 inches (67.7 x 52.1 cm)

Provenance:
(Paul Drey, New York); sold to Samuel H. Kress [1863-1955]
in 1948; gift 1962 to the Museum of Art, Science, and Industry
(now "The Discovery Museum"), Bridgeport, CT;
gift 2002 to the Bellarmine Museum of Art

Exhibited:
Kansas City, MO, William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of Art,
Settecento Exhibition
Andover, MA., Addison Gallery, Phillips Academy,
Art of the Past, cat. no. 37
Northampton, MA, Smith College Museum of Art,
Italian Baroque Painting, February 6-25, 1947. no. 33
(as a self portrait by Ghilandi)

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Basilio Lasinio (Italian, 1766-1839)
Rustic Scene
c. 1783
K1818
Oil on canvas
15 x 22 7/8 inches (38.1 x 58.1 cm)

Provenance:
(Count Alessandro Contini Bonacossi [1878-1955] Rome-Florence);
sold to Samuel H. Kress [1863-1955] on 1 July 1950 as Francesco Zuccarelli;
gift 1962 Museum of Art, Science, and Industry
(now "The Discovery Museum"), Bridgeport, CT;
gift 2002 to the Bellarmine Museum of Art

Exhibited:
Tulsa, OK, Tulsa Traveling Study Collection,
April-September 1960, as by Lasinio

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