5 July 2005
Giovanni Francesco Grimaldi, il Bolognese (Bologna 1606-1680 Rome)
Latona turning Lycian peasants into frogs
pen and grey ink, on an 18th Century mount
6½ x 9 in. (165 x 299 mm.)
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