• Old Master & 19th Century Pain auction at Christies

    Sale 2282

    Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Drawings, & Watercolors

    27 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 105

    Filippo Angeli, called Filippo Napoletano (Naples 1587-1629 Rome)

    A seated male nude seen from behind

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    Filippo Angeli, called Filippo Napoletano (Naples 1587-1629 Rome)
    A seated male nude seen from behind
    red chalk
    4 7/8 x 3 7/8 in. (12.1 x 9.5 cm.)


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    Similar to other figure studies in red chalk by the artist at Cologne, Lille and Perugia (see, for example, M. Chiarini, Teodoro Filippo di Liagno detto Filippo Napoletano 1589-1629. Vita e opere, Florence, 2007, 'Disegni', nos. 142, 193, 204-10, 247-51, 257-64, 274-86, 344-59).

    Provenance

    An unidentified collector's mark (red wax seal, verso).
    Feitelson (their mark, not in Lugt).