DOMENICO FETTI (Rome 1589-1623 Venice) The Holy Trinity.
Black chalk on cream laid paper, double-sided. 207x220 mm; 8 1/4x8 3/4 inches. With a study of Christ seated in the clouds with a sphere in black chalk, verso. Inscribed "Dom. Fetti" in ink, lower right recto.
Provenance: Sotheby's, New York, January 10, 1995, lot 98; Matthew Rutenberg, New York.
A study for same-titled painting in the Duomo, Mantua, where Fetti worked from 1613 to 1622, based on an attribution by Chiara Tellini Perina. Recent scholarship has also suggested an attribution of the painting in the Duomo, Mantua, to Antonio Maria Viani (1550-1635).