Giovanni Battista Trotti

Lot Details

Lot 31
Giovanni Battista Trotti
Florentine, 1555-1619
A Magus Carrying a Censer
Black chalk on oatmeal paper
Octagonal, 7 5/8 x 4 1/4 inches (19.5 x 10.7 cm)
Notes left by the decedent describe correspondence with Konrad Oberhuber, in which Professor Oberhuber attributed this drawing to Trotti.

C Estate of Sydney L. Shaper

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $2,375 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Laid down to a blue French mount; faint vertical waterstain from upper right to lower right ; paper rippling slightly on the magus's turban; toned; minor stains and soiling.


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Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $2,375 (includes buyer's premium)

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