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    Sale 5979

    Old Master, 19th Century and British Drawings and Watercolours

    9 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 542

    Circle of Giovanni Battista Crespi, il Cerano (Cerano 1575-1633 Milan)

    Saint Anthony Abbot

    Price Realised  

    Circle of Giovanni Battista Crespi, il Cerano (Cerano 1575-1633 Milan)
    Saint Anthony Abbot
    brown wash heightened with white, on brown prepared paper, watermark encircled fleur-de-lys surmounted by a trefoil, the corners cut
    11 1/8 x 6¾ in. (28.1 x 17.2 cm.), unframed


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    Provenance

    Paul Sandby (L. 2112).
    William Bloch.
    C.R. Rudolf; Sotheby's, London, 19 May 1977, lot 42, ill.