(1556 Genoa 1641)
Columbus goes ashore in America. Study for a lunette in the Palazzo Belimbau in Genoa.
Black chalk, pen and brush and brown ink.
21.9 x 38.4 cm.
CHF 2 000 / 3 000 | (€ 1 750 / 2 630)
(Florence 1510 - 1563 Rome), CIRCLE/SCHOOL
Design for a male portrait bust with ornamental helmet, in profile to the left.
Pen and brown ink, heightened in white, with black washed background.
26.5 x 18.7 cm (oval trimmed).
CHF 800 / 1 200 | (€ 700 / 1 050)
(Rome 1499 - 1546 Mantua), FOLLOWER
Battle scene. Copy after the Battle of the Milvian Bridge in the Vatican.
Red chalk, heightened in white, on brown paper. Old mounting on canvas.
22.7 x 29.4 cm.
CHF 1 500 / 2 000 | (€ 1 320 / 1 750)
(Urbino 1550 - 1604 Magerata), ATTRIBUTED
Study of a gesturing apostle.
Pen and brown ink with brown wash, black chalk.
12.7 x 8.2 cm.
CHF 3 000 / 4 000 | (€ 2 630 / 3 510)
(Rome 1499 - 1546 Mantua), CIRCLE/SCHOOL
Laocoon battling the sea snakes.
Black chalk, pen and brown ink, heightened in white. On blue laid paper.
29.8 x 36.5 cm (the missing left corner attached).
CHF 1 200 / 1 500 | (€ 1 050 / 1 320)
(1488 Florence 1560), CIRCLE/SCHOOL
Sitting youth with staff, the background with several figures in profile view. Verso: studies of a sitting man.
Pen and brown ink.
Numbered in brown pen lower right.
41 x 27 cm (visible measurements). Framed.
CHF 900 / 1 200 | (€ 790 / 1 050)
(1493 Florence 1560), IN THE MANNER OF
Group of four standing male nudes.
Pen and brown ink. The framing line in black ink.
28.3 x 20.1 cm.
CHF 1 000 / 1 500 | (€ 880 / 1 320)
ITALIAN, 16TH CENTURY
Study for the base of a bronze.
Inscribed in brown pen at the lower edge: L. Baisi d'all antico.
17.5 x 22.8 cm.
(1602 Florence 1672)
The head of Marcus Aurelius. Verso: Leg studies.
Inscribed in brown pen lower left: Confortini.
23.4 x 17.7 cm.
CORNEILLE, MICHELL II
(1642 Paris 1708), ATTRIBUTED
After Raffael da Urbino. Saint John the Baptist.
Red chalk, heightened in white. On laid paper with watermark: Paschal Lamb .
36.8 x 26 cm.
(Bologna 1560 - 1609 Rome), FOLLOWER
Studies of a seated youth and additional head and arm studies.
Red chalk, heightened in white, on brown laid paper.
The lower edge inscribed respectively in red and black chalk: Anibale Carraci and Annibale Carrache.
37.2 x 26.2 cm.
VARALLO, TANZIO DA
(Alagna Valsesia 1575 - 1633 Varallo)
Two leg studies. Verso: Knee study of a burial.
Red chalk on paper with red ground.
Old number in black pen top left: N.25.
16.5 x 11.9 cm.
Two foot studies. Verso: Study of an outstretched arm.
Old number in black pen top left: N.22.
8.5 x 15 cm.
ITALIAN, LATE 17TH CENTURY
The Last Judgement. After Michelangelo's fresco in the Sistine Chapel.
Pen and brown ink, on parchment.
38.2 x 28.4 cm.
ITALIAN, 17TH CENTURY
The crucified Christ, accompanied by Mary and angels, appears to St. Jerome.
Pen and brush and brown ink, black chalk,. The framing line in red chalk.
30 x 24 cm (visible measurements).
(Verona 1528 - 1588 Venice), CIRCLE OF
Study of the clothing of a senator.
Black and white chalk, pen and brown ink, on blue laid paper.
Inscribed in brown pen lower left: da Tintoretto.
30.7 x 20.9 cm.
CHF 1 800 / 2 500 | (€ 1 580 / 2 190)
BOLOGNESE, 17TH CENTURY
Kneeling saint in meditation.
Black chalk, pen and brush and brown ink. Old mount.
Inscribed verso on the old mount: Vente Worticoff.
19.3 x 15.7 cm.
FLORENCE, LATE 16TH CENTURY
Greogrio PAGANI (1558-1605) ?
The martyrdom of St. Stephen.
Pen and brush and brown ink, red chalk.
13 x 18.5 cm.
ITALIAN, CIRCA 1600
Two monks, one holding a book.
Pen and brown ink, brush and grey ink, red and black chalk, on brown laid paper. The framing line in pen and black ink.
27.6 x 19.5 cm. Old mount on backing sheet.
ROMAN, LATE 16TH CENTURY
Three studies of Christ, Moses and a prophet, probably for a church facade. Verso: Number annotations.
Pen and brush and brown ink, black chalk. Old mounting on three pieced-together papers.
Verso with old attribution in pencil: Agostino Carracci.
21.5 x 27.9 cm.
ZAMPIERI, DOMENICO detto IL DOMENICHINO
(Bologna 1581 - 1641 Naples), CIRCLE OF
The Ascension with two putti.
Red and black chalk.
33 x 24 cm (visible measurements). Framed.
Jesus on the Mount of Olives with the sleeping disciples.
Black chalk, pen and brown ink, with grey wash. Squared in black chalk.
33 x 34.5 cm (rounded corners).
Battle scene before a city.
Pen and brush and brown ink, black chalk.
28 x 41.5 cm.
Aaron's serpent devours the serpents of pharaoh's magicians.
Black chalk, heightened in white, on brown paper.
28.1 x 37.2 cm. Framed.
CHF 700 / 900 | (€ 610 / 790)
(1590 Genoa 1645), IN THE MANNER OF
The Adoration of the Shepherds.
Pen and brush and brown ink, heightened in white.
Mit der Feder unten links nummeriert: 13. Unten rechts nummeriert: 12(?)
35 x 41.2 cm.
CHF 1 200 / 1 800 | (€ 1 050 / 1 580)