29 October 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 5,000
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
Francesco Coghetti (Bergamo 1804-1875 Rome)
The Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence: a bozzetto
inscribed 'Francesco Coghetti' (upper right)
oil on paper laid down on canvas
16 5/8 x 9¼ in. (42.3 x 23.5 cm.)
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The present work is a bozzetto for the altarpiece, executed between 1840-53, in the sacristy of San Paolo fuori le Mura, Rome.
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