Recent Acquisition

A Disabled Musician seated on a Table, playing a Trumpet, and holding Drumsticks with his Feet

 

French School

c.a.1740

 

A Disabled Musician seated on a Table, playing a Trumpet, and holding Drumsticks with his Feet

Red chalk, 517 x 370 mm.

 

Dealers in Fine Art

Chaucer Fine Arts, established in 1977, has an extensive and highly specialised collection of Italian, Flemish 17th and 18th century Old Master Paintings and Drawings, Sculpture & Works of Art and Antiquities. We are also experts in 19th Century European Paintings and Drawings, pre-Revolutionary Russian Paintings, the Russian Avant Garde & Stage and Costume Designs for the Ballets Russes.

 

Our expertise has been developed over many years and provides the basis for expert advice in the formation and extension of fine collections.

 

Our stock can be viewed in confidential showing rooms in London, Rome and Pietrasanta. We exhibit internationally in public museums and trade fairs. We are pleased to accept works of art on consignment on a commission basis.

 

Loans to Museums 2004-2010 include:

Palazzo Reale, Milan Il Gran Teatro del Mondo;

Musées de la Cour d’Or, Metz Monsù Desiderio,

Palazzo Venezia, Rome, Il Settecento a Roma

Museo Diocesano, Padua , Clemente XIII 1758-1769

Museo di Capodimonte, Naples, Ritorno al Barocco da Caravaggio a Vanvitelli

Palazzo Trinci, Foligno, Giuseppe Piermarini Architetto Foligno 1734-1808