Sale 09CN02 | Lot 29

Giovanni Battista Discepoli, called Lo Zoppo di Lugano

Catalogue: Important English & Continental Sale
Giovanni Battista Discepoli, called Lo Zoppo di Lugano

Lot Details

Lot 29
Giovanni Battista Discepoli, called Lo Zoppo di Lugano
Italian, 1590-1660
Vision of Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
Inscribed on the second sheet Panfilo Nuvalone (ll) and De Vries Collection (lr)
Brown ink on paper laid to paper
15 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches (38.7 x 26.7 cm)

Provenance:
Private Collection, Greenwich, Connecticut

This composition is said to relate to a painting by the artist now in the Biblioteca Ambrosiana in Milan.

Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $3,437 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Size of larger sheet that original work is laid to is 20 1/4 x 15 inches. Work is laid with what appears to be non-acidic animal hyde glue.

Scattered areas of staining and minor foxing. Paper is toned. Creasing, as well as a 1/4'' tear at lower right and a 1 1/2'' repaired tear at lower right edge. Condition commensurate with age.


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Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $3,437 (includes buyer's premium)

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Important English & Continental Sale

Wed, May 06, 2009 at 10am EDT
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