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Italian School, 16th Century John the Baptist Preaching

Auction:
3267T
Lot:
1060
Sold for:
$160$130

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Auction:
Discovery - 3267T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 10, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Italian School, 16th Century

John the Baptist Preaching
. Unsigned, inscribed "Christ...Augustino Caracci," possibly after Agostino Carracci (1557-1602), in pencil on the reverse of the supporting sheet. Ink and wash on paper, 9 3/4 x 6 5/16 in., framed. Condition: Laid down on heavier paper embellished with a French mat, ink inscription on the reverse of the sheet has bled through but is not clearly legible, figures are lettered, possibly as a template for coloration.
Estimate $200-400


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