Nov 05, 2019 - Sale 2523

Sale 2523 - Lot 12

Price Realized: $ 2,375
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000
(Arezzo 1511-1574 Florence)
Seven Bishop Saints Attended by Putti with a Scroll and Chalice.

Pen and brown ink and wash with white heightening on cream laid paper with a prepared greenish tan ground. 271x255 mm; 10 3/4x10 1/4 inches.

There are similar figures of saints in Vasari's altarpiece painting for the Monastery of Camaldoli near Arezzo, The Virgin Enthroned with Saints John the Baptist and Jerome.