Oil/canvas, 97,5 x 118 cm, min. rest., relined. - Expertise: Heinrich Zimmermann , Tutzing 22.9.66, as autograph work of Francesco Zugno. - Provenance: Private collection Hamburg. - Venetian history painter. Z. was a pupil of G. B. Tiepolo with whom he sometimes cooperated. In 1755 he became member of the Venice academy. He painted in the Veneto, mostly frescoes but also altarpieces. Mus.: Munich (Alte Pinakothek), Genua, Wiesbaden. Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit.