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School of Carracci

Study of a dragon

Estimate:

2,000 - 3,000 GBP

School of Carracci

School of Carracci

Study of a dragon

Study of a dragon

Estimate:

2,000 - 3,000 GBP

Lot sold:

3,024

GBP

School of Carracci

Study of a dragon


Pen and brown ink over black chalk;

bears later attribution in pencil on the mount: SALVATOR ROSA/ 1615-1673

unframed: 120 by 175 mm

framed: 270 by 310 mm

Laid down. Ink has sunk into the paper in several places causing holes in the sheet. This is mainly located near the dragon's wing and foot. A vertical crease running down the centre of the sheet. A small hole at the upper margin in the centre. Light scattered foxing throughout. Despite condition issues pen and ink and chalk remains strong. Sold framed.


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