Lot 11 (Old Master Paintings and Drawings, 27th August 2020)
GIOVANNI DOMENICO CAPPELLINO (GENOA 1580 - 1651)
Martyrdom of a Female Saint
pen and brown ink over black chalk, laid down
322 x 208 mm (12 1/2 x 8 1/4 in.)
The present work draws stylistical comparison with another drawing by G. D. Cappellino in a private collection, New York (Fig. 1), and especially the distinctive presence of the sculpture to the left.
We are grateful to Federica Mancini for her help in cataloguing the present drawing.
Sold for £5,625
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