30 September - 1 October 2003
This lot is offered without a reserve
Follower of Giovanni Rizzoli, called Giampetrino
Saint Catherine of Alexandria
oil on panel, unframed
24 x 18¼ in. (61 x 46.6 cm.)
[According to an official translated document signed by W. Wilson, Royal Danish Vice Consul, San Francisco and dated 8 June 1881 (the original document in Danish dated 26 September 1876):
Private Collection, Munich.
King Christian VIII of Denmark and Norway (1786-1848), as Leonardo da Vinci, and by descent to King Frederick VII of Denmark and Norway (1808-1863), as Leonardo da Vinci, and by descent to his third wife, Louise Countess Danner, as Leonardo da Vinci.
Charles de Lucy.]
Marian Thompson, Santa Rosa, California, 1941, as by Leonardo da Vinci, from whom purchased by
Frank N. Killam, Sacramento, California, as by Leonardo da Vinci, and by descent to the present owner.
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The painting is sold with the 19th Century documentation listed in the provenance.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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