Great painting from the 16th century, the Tiburtine Sybil announces the advent of Christ to the Emperor Augustus

Antique French painting from the 16th century. Artwork oil on panel depicting a historical religious subject The Emperor Augustus and the Tiburtine Sybil of excellent pictorial quality. Painting of great size and quality for antique dealers, interior decorators and collectors of high-quality work. Modern carved and gilded wooden frame of beautiful decoration. Artwork characterized by fabulous perspective and bright colors (see photo), beautiful flooring in the foreground, amazing classical architecture with knights on the square and the dynamism of the drapery of the characters. In the upper left corner the Madonna with baby Jesus and angels are represented. The myth tells the oracle of the Tiburtine Sybil regarding the imminent advent of the son of God to the emperor Augustus. Painting accompanied by a written opinion on the back of a photograph signed by the art historian Rodolfo Pallucchini (see photo). Painting on a lined and palleted panel during a restoration intervention during the 20th century. Artwork in beautiful patina and in good state of conservation. Sight size H 127 x W 84.5 cm.

Sizes: H 147 x L 105 x P 8 cm

Technique: Oil on board

Cod: 10550

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