Nov 03, 2021 - Sale 2586

Sale 2586 - Lot 519

Price Realized: $ 15,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 10,000 - $ 15,000
(Sant'Angelo in Vado 1540/1-1609 Ancona)
Bust-length Portrait of a Young Man in Profile, looking left.

Black and red chalk on cream laid paper. 82x74 mm; 3 1/4x3 inches.

Provenance: Hill-Stone, New York; private collection, New York.

Similar finished portrait drawings by Zuccaro can be found in the National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh (Portrait of a Man with a Ruff, black and red chalk), the Victoria & Albert Museum, London (Portrait of the Painter, black and red chalk) and the Morgan Library & Museum, New York (Half-Length Portrait of a Young Man, black and red chalk).

James Mundy has seen this drawing and will include it in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the drawings of Federico Zuccaro.