Circle of Raffaello Sanzio, called Raphael
8,000 - 12,000 GBP
bidding is closed
- Raffaello Sanzio, called Raphael
- Portrait of Lorenzo de' Medici (1492-1519), bust length, wearing a black hat and a fur collar
- inscribed along the upper edge: LAVRENTIVS MED VRBINAR DVX
- oil on panel
Anonymous sale, New York, Sotheby's, 4 November 1982, lot 98, where acquired by the father of the present owner.
A period copy after the bust of Raphael's half-length portrait of Lorenzo de' Medici sold London, Christie's, 5 July 2007, lot 91.