17 March 2005
This lot is offered without a reserve
Suiveur de Nicolas Poussin (1594-1665)
Moïse confié aux eaux du Nil
plume et encre brune, lavis brun
115 x 182 mm.
E. Calando (L. 837).
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P. Rosenberg et L.-A. Prat, Nicolas Poussin, Catalogue Raisonné des Dessins, Milan, 1994, no. R953.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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