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    Sale 2134

    Old Master and 19th Century Drawings

    29 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 22

    Giovanni Antonio Burrini (Bologna 1656-1727)

    A caricature of a prelate in a library holding a book

    Price Realised  

    Giovanni Antonio Burrini (Bologna 1656-1727)
    A caricature of a prelate in a library holding a book
    pen and brown ink, brown wash, watermark encircled anchor
    10 5/8 x 7 5/8 in. (269 x 194 mm.)


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    Provenance

    With P. & D. Colnaghi, London (as Pier Francesco Mola).
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, Paris, 21 March 2002, lot 67.