Abraham and the Three Angels
Giuseppe Mattia Borgnis (Craveggia 1701 - West Wycombe, Bucks. 1761)
Wall painting, North Wall, first floor level. Wall divided in two registers. Below dado level is a panel of painted scrolling rinceau. Above this is a scene, within a painted frame flanked either side by term figures showing ‘Abraham and the Three Angels’ (Gen. 18: 1 – 19). Based on Raphael’s painting in the Vatican loggia. These were reproduced in a series of engravings.
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Giuseppe Mattia Borgnis (Craveggia 1701 - West Wycombe, Bucks. 1761), artist