All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Minerals : Hardstone : Pre 1960 item #1061392 (stock #paulsel-001)
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This mosaic stone plaque, purchased from the Vatican studio in the 1960s, is entitled "Nella Cantina" (In the Wine Cellar), after the oil painting by Francesco Vinea (Italian, 1945-1902). It resides in a modern frame measuring 19.5 by 24.5 inches. Plaque measures approximately 15 by 20 inches. Since the last quarter of the nineteenth century, the Vatican studios have created magnificent micromosaics, commonly depicting famous paintings by Italian and other continental artists...