17 December 1998
Italian School, late 17th Century
Saint John the Baptist, with a subsidiary study of his head
with inscription 'Le Sueur' on the mount
black and white chalk on brown paper, squared in black chalk, watermark oval device
390 x 274 mm.
Nicos Dhikeos, his mark (not in Lugt).
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