FEDERICO GANDOLFI VANNINI
Founded in 2009
Frascione Arte was born by the experience of four generations of art collectors. Federico Gandolfi Vannini, graduated in History of Art at University of Florence, and his brother Sasha, graduated in Art Management at Economy University of Greenwich (London), hand down with passion their family activity. They work in the italian and foreign market.
- Naples 1705
David and Goliath
Oil on canvas
cm 118 x 102
The victory of David, the future Judean king, against the Philistine giants Goliath was a subject often recaptured by Luca Giordano, one of the most famous baroque painter in Italy. The painting dates back to the firts decade of XVIII century.
Domenico Cresti, called il Passignano
- Florence 1638
Holy family with St. Elizabeth and St. John the Baptist
Oil on panel
cm 146 x 114
The painting, dating at the last decade of the sixteenth century, recalls the compositions of Andrea del Sarto, but also shows the influence of the venetian painting, that the painter was able to study during his stay in Venice.
Documented in Lucca from 1380 to 1407
Virgin with Child
Tempera on wood panel
cm 96 x 66,5
Maria embraces the Child, who smiles from her caresses. Scholars have attributed the painting to the Lucchese painter Angelo Puccinelli, dating it close to the end of the XIV century. The painting has been purchased by the Museum of Villa Guinigi (Lucca).
Villa Basilica 1638
- Florence 1709
Maria Maddalena renuonces to vanities
Oil on canvas
cm 96 x 118
Thanks to the manuscripts of the artist preserved in the Uffizi, we know that the painting was realized in 1687 for the Grand Duchess Vittoria della Rovere.It is considered one of the masterpieces by Antonio Franchi, court painter in Florence after 1674.