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    Sale 2134

    Old Master and 19th Century Drawings

    29 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 13

    Baldassare Franceschini, Il Volterrano (Volterra circa 1611-1690 Florence)

    The Crucifixion (recto); Study of a male figure, half-length and a subsidiary study of his arm (verso)

    Price Realised  

    Baldassare Franceschini, Il Volterrano (Volterra circa 1611-1690 Florence)
    The Crucifixion (recto); Study of a male figure, half-length and a subsidiary study of his arm (verso)
    with inscription 'Volterano' (recto)
    red chalk (recto); black chalk (verso)
    15½ x 9 3/8 in. (392 x 240 mm.)


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    Provenance

    With Marcello Aldega and Margot Gordon, New York, 1986.
    Jak Katalan Charitable UniTrust.


    Exhibited

    Poughkeepsie, Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, and elsewhere, The Katalan collection of Italian drawings, 1995, no. 48.