4 July 2006
Francesco Zuccarelli, R.A (Pitigliano 1702-1788 Florence)
An Italianate river landscape with travellers and livestock crossing a bridge
black chalk, pen and brown ink, brown wash, bodycolour, watermark Strasburg Lily (?), on John Barnard's mount
16 5/8 x 10 5/8 in. (423 x 270 mm.)
J. Barnard (L. 1419), his mount with inscription 'J:B. No: 795. 16¾ by 11. I purchased this Pair of Colored Drawings Numbered 795. of Mr: Zuccharelli at Richmond Ano: 1767. J:B.' (cf.L. 1420).
Sir Robert Mond, by descent to
D.E. Brackley; Sotheby's, London, 26 November 1970, lot 56.
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T. Borenius and R. Wittkower, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings by the Old Masters, formed by Sir Robert Mond, London, , no. 274.
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