31 January 2013
Giovanni Paolo Panini (Piacenza 1691-1765 Rome)
An architectural capriccio with figures among classical ruins, broken columns and pediments
signed with initials 'G.P.P.'
traces of black chalk, pen and black ink, watercolor
13¼ x 9¾ in. (33.6 x 23.7 cm.)
Hon. Irwin Laughlin.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 1 December 1970, lot 144 (£1,300 to Slatkin).
with Charles E. Slatkin Galleries, New York.
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J.S. Herbert, ed., Christie's Reviews of the Year, 1970/1971, illus., p. 91.
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