FLORENTINE SCHOOL (LATE 17TH CENTURY - EARLY 18TH CENTURY)
Diana resting with her dog
pen and brown ink over black chalk and blue wash, with white heightening on paper, laid down
205 x 213 mm (cut out and laid down on to sheet 270 x 292 mm); (8 x 8 1/4 in.)
Bears inscription gennaro laudi on the mount; dated 1684 on the laid down paper.
Lugt unidentified mark (L. 2099)
The collector's mark on the present work can be found on Florentine drawings from the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries as recorded in Lugt's Inventory in 1921 and 1956.
Estimated at £600 - £800