Emilian School of the seventeenth century, Holy Family with cherubs

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Emilian School, 17th century Holy Family with cherubs oil on canvas, 55 x 48.5 cm The work in question presents a canonical Holy Family with the insertion of two small angels offering the Child a basket full of fruit. The scene is configured intertwined by a subtle game of glances: the little...
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Ars Antiqua SRL Ars Antiqua apre nel 2000 per iniziativa di Federico Bulga...
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Emilian School, 17th century Holy Family with cherubs oil on canvas, 55 x 48.5 cm The work in question presents a canonical Holy Family with the insertion of two small angels offering the Child a basket full of fruit. The scene is configured intertwined by a subtle game of glances: the little angels look for that of Christ; instead he seems distracted by the bunch of grapes held in a playful way in front of his eyes by his father, who in turn is observing the sweet child. The Virgin regards the little angels with gentle, lowered eyes, as usually in the iconographic story that sees her next to the Son. The presence of the little angels with fruits could clarify the figurative scene: amme