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    Sale 1961

    Old Master And 19th Century Drawings

    24 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 3

    Attributed to Giulio Pippi, called Giulio Romano (Rome 1499-1546 Mantua)

    An evangelist

    Price Realised  

    Attributed to Giulio Pippi, called Giulio Romano (Rome 1499-1546 Mantua)
    An evangelist
    with inscription 'Mano di Polidoro da Caravaggio - Riconsci***'
    pen and brown ink, brown wash, the lower left edge with a shaped loss
    7¼ x 4 1/8 in. (184 x 105 mm.)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 25 June 1970, part of lot 20.
    With Alister Mathews, Bournemouth, 1971, from whom acquired by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. JERROLD AND MRS. JACKIE ZIFF (LOTS 3, 8, 13, 20 AND 22)


    Exhibited

    Urbana-Champaign, Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, Drawings from Four Collections, 1973, no. 3 (as attributed to Perino del Vaga).
    Milwaukee, Art History Museum, Green Hall, University of Wisconsin, Drawings from the Jackie and Jerrold Ziff Collection, 1977, no. 3.