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    Sale 7744

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art Day Sale

    8 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 110

    Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Venice 1696-1770 Madrid)

    Two heads of bearded men

    Price Realised  

    Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Venice 1696-1770 Madrid)
    Two heads of bearded men
    numbered '61.' (on the verso of the mount)
    red and white chalk on blue paper
    5¾ x 7½ in. (15 x 18.6 cm.)


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    Provenance

    (Probably) Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 13 July 1937, lot 30 (see G. Knox, Giambattista and Domenico Tiepolo. A Study and Catalogue Raisonné of the Chalk Drawings, Oxford, 1980, I, p. 246, no. M296). Anonymous sale; Galerie Kornfeld, Bern, 20 June 1986, lot 205 (sold to the present owner).