31 January 2013
Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo (Venice 1727-1804)
A sea nymph
signed 'Dom Tiepolo'
black chalk, pen and brown ink, brown wash, watermark device
11 x 5 1/8 in. (28 x 13 cm.)
J.-A. Boussac (L.729b); Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 11 May 1926, lot 236.
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 26 November 1970, lot 53.
with Charles E. Slatkin Galleries, New York.
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