9 July 2001
Italian School, circa 1650
A man dragging a struggling woman, for a Rape of the Sabines (?)
oiled black chalk heightened with white, squared in black chalk, on blue paper, watermark encircled anchor with M L
224 x 257 mm.; and a drawing attributed to Jan Fyt (2)
(1) Dr. Benno Geiger; Sotheby's, 8 December 1920, lot 68 (as Valerio Castello).
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