Carlo Sellitto (1581-1614)
"Leonardo di Tocco, Duke of Zakynthos Zante"
Oil on camvas.
Dimensions: 123Χ92 cm
(See http://www.sothebys.com/fr/auctions/ecatalogue/lot.112.lotnum.html/2009/the-greek-sale-l09662 )
Greek Independence Philhellenic Snuff Box
Nineteenth century suff box depicting the struggle of the Greeks for their independence. The box reads "Un pretre grec defendeit jusqu'à la mort son calice sa croix et son drapeau." Translated: A Greek priest defends to the death his chalice his cross and his flag.
Diameter: 8,8 cm