London, South Kensington
6 December 2007
Pietro Annigoni (1910-1988)
Study for Madonna con Bambino
signed and dated 'P. Annigoni/LXI' (lower left)
crayon and sepia
15 x 10¼ in. (38 x 26 cm.)
Purchased directly from the artist by the present owner's father.
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L. Pelizzari, Annigoni Il periodo inglese: 1949-1971, Rome, 1991, p. 246, no. 252, illustrated.
London, Upper Grosvenor Galleries, Pietro Annigoni, June 1966, catalogue not traced.
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