Lot 1194: FOLLOWER OF GIOVANNI FRANCESCO BARBIERI, CALLED IL GUERCINO | Two men counting money, while another looks on
October 26, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Pen and brown ink, within brown ink framing lines
Laid down on an old sheet of blue paper. There is some staining and discolouration to the four edges and an old pin prick hole to the upper centre. The pen and ink has faded somewhat, however the image remains reasonably strong throughout. Sold in a modern giltwood frame.
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Provenance: Gian-Carlo Rossi (L.2212)
Dimensions: 20.2 by 27 cm.
Medium: Pen and brown ink, within brown ink framing lines