FERRARE 1842 - 1931 PARIS, ECOLE ITALIENNE
PORTRAIT OF THE MARQUISE CASATI AND HER GREYHOUND
Bears lower right the stamp of the signature Boldini, which was most probably put by artist's widow in 1937.
Black pencil on the reverse of a menu card from Maxim's dated 27 avril 1913
23 x 30 cm ; 9 x 11 in.
Boldini Studio, 2nd sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 24 June 1955, lot 22, probably purchased at that sale by the husband of the present owner.
Emilia Cardona Boldini, Lo studio di Giovanni Boldini, Milan, 1937, pl. CXLVI, n°27, inv. AT.B, reproduit (reproduced without the signature stamp)
S.Bartolini G.Boldini, un macchiaiolo a Collegigliato, Il Torchio 1981 p339.
Bianca Doria, I Disegni di Giovanni Boldini, catalogo generale, Disegni degli archivi Boldini, Bologne 2011, n°2554, (reproduced without the signature stamp)