5 July 2005
Stefano della Bella (Florence 1610-1664)
A soldier in profile to the left presenting arms
black lead, pen and brown ink on light brown paper
8¼ x 6¾ in. (216 x 173 mm.)
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A slighter study of a young soldier with a musket held to his left shoulder was in the Tomkins album, sold in these Rooms, 18 April 1975, part of lot 61.
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