A Pair of North Italian Giltwood Medallion Plaques
A pair of oval oil paintings on board depicting winged putti/angels, set within original gilded and gessoed rectangular frames, late 18th /early 19th century. Each cupid figure standing and working on fashioning a bow and arrows, after an original, c. 1533-40, painted by the Italian Mannerist artist Parmigianino, (1503-40) and now housed in the Art History Museum, Vienna. The frame spandrels with molded and applied oak leaves
Paintings: 14" x 9.5"
Frames: 17" x 13"