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Jupiter and Juno, Pietro Liberi (1605-1687).

Oil on canvas, 94cm by 108cm.

This is one of six paintings which are recorded as having been bought directly from the artist by the 5th Earl of Exeter whilst in Venice. Liberi, who was active mainly in Venice and the Veneto, was the first President of the Academy of Painters in Venice and was knighted by the Doge, Francesco Molino in 1662.

 

REFERENCE: PIC 502

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