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Francisco Herrera the Elder
HEAD OF A YOUNG MAN IN PROFILE AND HEAD OF AN OLD MAN IN PROFILE, WITH A SEPARATE STUDY OF A FULL LENGTH FIGURE HOLDING A CROSS, UPPER LEFT
Estimate
3,0004,000
LOT SOLD. 3,250 GBP
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Francisco Herrera the Elder
HEAD OF A YOUNG MAN IN PROFILE AND HEAD OF AN OLD MAN IN PROFILE, WITH A SEPARATE STUDY OF A FULL LENGTH FIGURE HOLDING A CROSS, UPPER LEFT
Estimate
3,0004,000
LOT SOLD. 3,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Francisco Herrera the Elder
SEVILLE 1576 – 1656
HEAD OF A YOUNG MAN IN PROFILE AND HEAD OF AN OLD MAN IN PROFILE, WITH A SEPARATE STUDY OF A FULL LENGTH FIGURE HOLDING A CROSS, UPPER LEFT
Quantity: 2
Both pen and brown ink over black chalk
Sight size, each: 135 by 105 mm
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Catalogue Note

We are grateful to Professor Benito Navarrete Prieto, who, from images, has kindly provided the attribution to Francisco Herrera the Elder.

Both studies are stylistically comparable with head studies in the Uffizi, Florence and the Prado, Madrid.1

1. D. Angulo & A. E. Pérez Sánchez, A Corpus of Spanish Drawings Seville 1600-1650, London 1985, cat no. 45 - Head of a man (Uffizi Inv. 10231) and cat no. 46 (Man's head in profile - Madrid)

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