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    Sale 1961

    Old Master And 19th Century Drawings

    24 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 22

    Bartolomeo Passarotti (Bologna 1529-1592)

    A nude man carrying a boulder

    Price Realised  

    Bartolomeo Passarotti (Bologna 1529-1592)
    A nude man carrying a boulder
    with inscription 'M.A Bonarotti'
    black chalk, pen and brown ink
    14 x 7 3/8 in. (356 x 187 mm.)


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    Provenance

    With Christopher Powney, London, 1969, 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. 5.
    Milwaukee, Art History Museum, Green Hall, University of Wisconsin, Drawings from the Jackie and Jerrold Ziff Collection, 1977, no. 4. Urbana-Champaign, Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, The Ziff Collection of Old Master and Nineteenth Century Drawings, 1999, no. 6.