St. John the Baptist Adoring the Virgin
Pen and brown ink and wash, over black chalk, on laid paper.
8 1/4 x 4 inches (210 x 102 mm)
Gift of Janos Scholz.
Watermark: Fragment of a fleur-de-lis?
Armand-Francois-Louis de Mestral de St. Saphorin, Switzerland; Reichlen Gallery, Lausanne; from whom purchased in 1957 by Janos Scholz, New York (no mark; see Lugt S. 2933b).
Saint-Saphorin, Armand-François-Louis de Mestral de, 1738-1805, former owner.
Scholz, János, former owner.