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Attributed to Carlo Maratti

Recto: Roman Soldiers Verso: Kneeling angels and a head, and a kneeling figure

Attributed to Carlo Maratti

Attributed to Carlo Maratti

Recto: Roman Soldiers Verso: Kneeling angels and a head, and a kneeling figure

Recto: Roman Soldiers Verso: Kneeling angels and a head, and a kneeling figure

Attributed to Carlo Maratti

Camerano 1625 - 1713 Rome

Recto: Roman Soldiers

Verso: Kneeling angels and a head, and a kneeling figure


Pen and brown ink with brown wash over red chalk (recto);

pen and brown ink and red chalk (verso)

366 by 269 mm; 14 3/8 by 10 1/2 in

Hinge mounted to a modern cream mount. The upper left and right corners have been made up and there is scattered foxing throughout the verso. The work remains in otherwise good condition with the combination of abundant red chalk combined with pen and wash providing a very strong image. Sold unframed.


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With Philippe Leroux, Paris,
where acquired, 1971
Galerie Claude Aubry, Dessins du XVIe et du XVIIe siècle dans les collections privées françaises, Paris, 1971, cat. no. 92 (as Salvator Rosa)