31 January 2013
Girolamo Brusaferro (Venice 1677-1745)
Venus at the Forge of Vulcan (recto and verso)
pencil, pen and brown ink, brown wash, corrected with white, partly incised (recto), black chalk, pen and brown ink, brown wash, partially blackened for transfer (verso), watermark encircled device
12 x 17½ in. (30.3 x 44.5 cm.)
An unidentified collector's mark, possibly B. Rousseau (L.403).
An unidentified collector's mark (L.651).
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