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    Sale 5979

    Old Master, 19th Century and British Drawings and Watercolours

    9 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 569

    Giovanni Battista Tempesti (Pisa 1729-1804)

    Head of a woman in profile, with a subsidiary sketch of two figures (recto); Saint Anthony of Padua with the Christ Child and three head studies (verso)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Giovanni Battista Tempesti (Pisa 1729-1804)
    Head of a woman in profile, with a subsidiary sketch of two figures (recto); Saint Anthony of Padua with the Christ Child and three head studies (verso)
    with inscription 'Tempesta'
    red chalk
    11 x 7½ in. (28 x 19 cm.), unframed


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    Provenance

    Baron Henri de Triqueti (L. 1304).
    Madame S. Vouay (L. 2373c).