Lot 3404 - A198 Old Master Drawings - Friday, 01. October 2021, 11.00 AM

ANTONIO MARIA VIANI

(Cremona, um 1555/60 - 1629 Mantua)
Design for a ceiling painting with angels and putti.
Pen and brown ink, brush and grey-blue ink, black pencil, heightened in white on grey laid paper. Squared with red chalk.
Old inscription in brown pen lower right: Lanfranco.
40.1 x 51.6 cm.

Provenance:
- From the so-called 'Borghese Album’ (annotation in brown pen on the reverse: S.B. no.92).
- Sale Sotheby's, London, 1.7.1991, Lot 194 (as Giovan Battista Tinti).
- Swiss private collection.

CHF 1 500 / 2 000

€ 1 400 / 1 870