Old Masters Online Auction

March 03 - 08, 2018

Online Auction
LOT 112
Manner of Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (1696-1770)
  • Manner of Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (1696-1770)
  • Manner of Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (1696-1770)
  • Manner of Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (1696-1770)

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Manner of Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (1696-1770), Italian

SAINT JEROME MEDITATING HOLDING A CRUCIFIX WITH A SKULL IN THE WILDERNESS

Pen and brown ink with watercolour wash en grisaille on laid paper, laid down to a support that is now partially torn away exposing the verso of the original sheet; with an unidentified collector monogram “GFM” (Lugt 3343) in handwritten script in brown ink to the later sheet verso, inscribed indistinctly in black ink verso, with crosshatching and lines in brown ink verso.
Sheet Trimmed/ Overall 4.7 x 3.9 in — 12 x 10 cm; 23.5 x 17.8 in — 59.7 x 45.2 cm

Estimate $800-$1,200

Realised: $360
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

The Estate of Frank Suma, Canada

Additional Info:

Department: International Art
Medium: Works on Paper
Nationality: Italian