London, South Kensington
2 December 2014
Circle of Francesco Fontebasso (Venice 1707-1769)
A kneeling woman holding a mirror
pen and brown ink
8 1/8 x 5 1/8 in. (20.6 x 12.8 cm.); and Saint Philip, Circle of Giovanni Battista Piazzetta; and Saint Nicholas of Myra and Saint Bernardino holding the Eucharist, Italian School, 17th century; and Saint Joseph with the Christ Child and angels, Italian School, circa 1700; and A sacrifice with a Virgin near an altar and figures around her, attributed to Giovanni Antonio Pellegrini
The Reliable Venetian Hand (L. 3005c-d), his inscription 'Scuola del Fontebasso'.
Sir Francis Watson, and thence by descent to the present owner.
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Venice, Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Disegni di una collezione veneziana del Settecento, 1966, no. 137.
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