Drawings of modelli for sculptural projects by Giovanni Bologna by Pierre de Francqueville

These drawings depict lost `modelli' by Giambologna apparently depicted on the studio shelves on which they were displayed around the sculptor's studio.


Details

Medium:
Pen & brown ink over some traces of chalk Dimensions: 14 x 10 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,881 ( Total: £23,525)
Acquired in:
1993
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Provenance

Said to be from the Comte G.Stroganoff collection; Sotheby's, London, 5th July 1993, lot 16.

Venue details

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