22 January 2003
Giuseppe Galli Bibiena (Parma 1696-1756 Berlin)
The Agony in the Garden seen from a loggia
inscribed with a scale
pen and brown ink, brown wash, in an inscribed arch
17½ x 13 in. (450 x 330 mm.)
Anon. sale, Christie's London, 4 July 1995, lot 115.
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Large prints of similar design by Giuseppe Bibiena, of Christ cleaning the Temple, The Taking of Christ and Christ crowned with Thorns were published by Andrea Pfeffel in Vienna in 1740.
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