26 January 2012
Circle of Gaetano Gandolfi
Studies of male heads (recto), Study of three male and one female heads,with a subsidiary study of a decorative column (verso)
with number '58'
pen and brown ink, the upper right corner cut
5 1/8 x 11¾ in. (13 x 30 cm.)
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
An attribution to Giuseppe Bernardino Bison has also been suggested.
On 30 October Christie’s will auction more than 200 works from the collection of the renowned art dealer and scholar
Seven expert tips on collecting, whether you seek affordable works on paper or a museum-quality masterpiece
From record-breakers to national treasures, a selection of landscape-changing works offered in Christie’s salerooms across the past 251 years
Post-War and Contemporary Art specialist Hala Khayat discusses the emerging trends and most sought-after artists in Middle Eastern art
On 6 and 7 of December Christie’s will offer almost 400 lots from a collection that includes works by Hals, Van Dyck, Leyster, Snyders and Jan Brueghel the Elder