Portrait of Marguerite-Louise d’Orléans

Giovanni Battista Foggini

Marble Height 77 cm (30.3 in.) 1683-1687
Provenance
Cardinal Francesco Maria de’ Medici, Lappeggi Villa (Grassina, Florence), by whom commissioned in 1683; Congregazione di Carità di San Giovanni Battista, Florence; Capponi collection, Capponi Palace (later Covoni), Florence; With Stefano Bardini, Florence; Count Alessandro Contini Bonacossi, Florence; Private collection, Florence
Literature
K. Langedijk, The Portraits of the Medici 15th-18th Centuries, Florence, 1983, cat. no. 84/19a, p. 1234
M. De Luca, S. Casciu (ed.), La principessa saggia. L’eredità di Anna Maria Luisa de’ Medici Elettrice Palatina (exh. cat.), Livorno, 2006, cat. no. 8, pp. 140-141
C. De Benedictis, Il Museo Bardini a Firenze, La collezione di dipinti di Stefano Bardini, Milan, 1984, reproduced plate LXXVII
M. Visonà, Paragone, XLIX, III (n. 22), 585, Un ritratto di Anna Maria Luisa de’ Medici bambina e i lari del Poggio Imperiale (riflessioni sul Foggini), Florence, 1998, pp. 25 and 29, note 23 (repr. ill. 27-29)

Exhibited
Florence, Palazzo Pitti, Galleria Palatina, 'La principessa saggia. L’eredità di Anna Maria Luisa de’ Medici Elettrice Palatina', December 2006 – April 2007, cat. no. 8

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Carlo Orsi - Trinity Fine Art

"European Old Master Paintings, Sculpture and Works of Art from 15th – 19th Century"

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