10 July 2001
Attributed to Giovanni Andrea Sirani (1610-1670)
A queen and her retinue in procession to the left, above a cartouche: a study for the Queen of Sheba before Solomon
black chalk, pen and brown ink, brown wash heightened with white and yellow on light brown paper, the sheet extended at the right
330 x 150 mm.
Comte A.G.P. de Bizemont Prunelé (L. 128).
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