61
61
* Bernardino Barbatelli, called Il Poccetti
Florence 1548 - 1612
STUDY OF THE HEADS OF TWO MEN, IN PROFILE TO THE RIGHT
Estimate
6,0008,000
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61
* Bernardino Barbatelli, called Il Poccetti
Florence 1548 - 1612
STUDY OF THE HEADS OF TWO MEN, IN PROFILE TO THE RIGHT
Estimate
6,0008,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Old Master Drawings

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* Bernardino Barbatelli, called Il Poccetti
Florence 1548 - 1612
FLORENCE 1548 - 1612
STUDY OF THE HEADS OF TWO MEN, IN PROFILE TO THE RIGHT

Provenance

Teodor de Wyzewa (L.2471, twice, with numbering in brown ink: No 131I);
bears unidentified collector's mark, recto (similar to L.1861);
Michel Gaud, his sale, Monaco, Sotheby's, 20 June 1987, lot 92;
with Adolphe Stein, Paris

 

Catalogue Note

These heads are close to those of two figures in a fresco by Poccetti, The Martyrdom of Saint Peter.  This was commissioned for the cloister of SS. Annunziata, Florence, and, now detached, is in the Gallerie Fiorentine, Florence, on deposit at the Villa Corsini, Castello (see Il Seicento Fiorentino: Arte a Firenze da Ferdinando I a Cosimo III, exhibition catalogue, Florence 1986-87, cat. no. 1.9, pp. 96-97).

Old Master Drawings

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