Old Master and Related Works Online Auction

March 31, 2016

LOT 58
Circle of Pietro da Cortona (1596-1669)
  • Circle of Pietro da Cortona (1596-1669)
  • Circle of Pietro da Cortona (1596-1669)
  • Circle of Pietro da Cortona (1596-1669)
  • Circle of Pietro da Cortona (1596-1669)
  • Circle of Pietro da Cortona (1596-1669)

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Circle of Pietro da Cortona (1596-1669), Italian

STUDY OF A CHERUB’S HEAD LOOKING UPWARDS

Black chalk heightened with white chalk on laid paper glued at the 4 corners to a laid paper support with hand-ruled border; given to “P. da Cortona” in pen and ink to the mount bottom centre, inscribed in pencil “Pietro da Cortona” verso
Sheet 5.7" x 5" — 14.6 x 12.8 cm.; 7.6" x 5.8" — 19.3 x 14.8 cm.

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $288
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

The Estate of Mr. Frank Suma, Canada