London, South Kensington
5 December 2013
Pier Leone Ghezzi (Communanza 1674-1755 Rome)
Portrait of M. Gervasi
with inscription 'M. Gervasi'
black chalk, pen and brown ink
10¼ x 7¼ cm. (26.2 x 18.2 cm.)
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The sitter may be the same as the 'Mr Gervasy' portrayed by Ghezzi, with similar features, in a drawing included in the Braybrooke sale (Sotheby's, London, 10 December 1979, lot 131).
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF LAMBERTO VITALI (LOTS 4, 5, 14, 16, 18-19, 23, 25, 46, 88-93)
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