ITALIAN SCHOOL, 16TH CENTURY The Virgin and Child and St. John the Baptist among Classical Ruins.
Pen and ink and wash and black chalk with white heightening on bluish gray laid paper. 365x252 mm; 14 1/2x10 inches.
Provenance: Private collection, Massachusetts.
Emilio Negro attributed this drawing to Girolamo da Trevisio (1508-1544), or another yet unknown 16th century central Italian or Emilian artist, in a letter which accompanies the lot, dated April 6, 2002.