5 December 2006
Veronese School, 16th Century
Christ on the Cross
architectural studies (verso, laid down)
pen and brown and grey ink, grey wash, shaped
7¼ x 4 in. (185 x 100 mm.)
Purchased 25 April 1921.
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London, Burlington Fine Arts Club, 1922.
Tancred Borenius considered that this drawing was undoubtedly by Veronese, suggesting that it was in the same ink and indeed from the same album as lot 12 in this sale. An attribution to Ribera has also been suggested.
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