Old Master and Related Works Online Auction

March 31, 2016

LOT 60

Lot 60

After Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519), Italian

After Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519), Italian
Lot 60 Details
After Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519), Italian, Possibly German Nazarene School (19th Century)


Chalk heightened with white on thin paper, laid down to a later paper support; bears signature “Leonardo da Vinci” in sepia ink lower left. Matted and unframed.
Sheet 7.1" x 7.5" — 18.1 x 19.1 cm.

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $540
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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After Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519), Italian
  • After Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519), Italian
  • After Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519), Italian

Ex. Coll. Corporations’ Subscription Fund;
Gifted by the above to The Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Accession No. 60/74 in 1961;
Deaccessioned to benefit art purchases at the AGO


Possibly a drawing by one of the Nazarene School artists, which centered around Johann Friedrich Overbeck, Franz Pforr, Ludwig Vogel and Johann Konrad Hottinger in Rome during the 1810’s.


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 60

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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