4 July 2000
Giuseppe Barberi (1746-1809)
The interior of a circular temple
with inscription on the mount 'Interno di un Tempio, che si potrebbe dedicare a Marte'
black chalk, pen and brown ink, brown wash
430 x 576 mm.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's London, 1 July 1992, lot 100, as attributed to G.B. Piranesi
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In the Vatican's collection there are two drawings attributed to Piranesi by the same hand. A drawing by the same hand from The Collection of the late Lore and Rudolf Heinemann collection was sold in these Rooms, 1 July 1997, lot 100.
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