22 January 2004
Domenico Piola (Genoa 1627-1703)
A putto striking a satyr bound to a tree, two women playing a tambourine on the left
with inscriptions 'no 28' and '60o'
black chalk, pen and brown ink, brown wash, watermark coat-of-arms
6½ x 8 7/8 in. (164 x 224 mm.)
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Mary Newcome kindly confirmed the attribution of the present drawing on the basis of a photograph, adding that it could be dated early in the artist's career.
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