Attributed to Lorenzo Sabatini
King as Builder of a City
Pen and brown ink and wash, with white opaque watercolor, over red chalk, on blue paper.
13 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches (349 x 209 mm)
Purchased as the gift of the Fellows.
Inscribed in lower right corner, in pen and dark brown ink, "3[.]"; on verso, at upper center, in pen and brown ink, fragmentary and illegible character; on verso of old mount, now removed and preserved in departmental files, in pen and brown ink, "aurelio Luini"; and, according to departmental files, in purple pencil, "201"; in graphite, "36".
Hans M. Calmann (1899-1982), London, in 1958 (according to Witt Library, at which time the drawing was recorded as by Luini)