18th century Italian prints and drawings of interest.
Portrait of the anatomist Giovanni Girolamo Sbaralea (1641–1710)
Etching printed in olive green.
Size of sheet: 27 x19.8 cm.
Italian Landscape with a Waterfall.
Etching in red by Giuliano Giampiccoli (1699 – Venice – 1759).
Size of sheet: 38.7 x 51.4 cm.
Landscape with a herd of cows by a thatched barn.
Etching with a second plate of dedication printed below.
Size of sheet: 32.7 x 44.4 cm.
Zanetti The Elder, Antonio Maria
Madonna and Child.
Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from three blocks in blue-green and black ink and mounted on an album sheet with a wash-line border.
Size of sheet: 14.1 x 8.5 cm.
Judith and the Head of Holofernes and others.
The complete set of four engravings after Domenichino (Domenico Zampieri, 1581 Bologna - 1641 Naples).
Size of sheets: 36 x 32 cm. Mounted on an eighteenth-century album sheet.
Piazzetta (after), Giovanni Battista
Etching by Felice Polanzini (Noale c.1700 – Rome c.1771).
Size of sheet: 44 x 30 cm.
Venetian artist, active in first quarter of the 18th century.
This is the fellow from Padua...
Red chalk over brown pen and ink.
Size of sheet: 22.4 x 32.4 cm.
Venetian School, first half of the 18th century
Brown wash over pen and ink and pen and wash over traces of black chalk.
Silhouette (2): c.a. 17.4 x 10.8 cm and 18.2 x 9.5 cm.