Attributed to Leandro da Ponte Bassano
Head of a Bearded Man Facing Left
Black chalk with traces of white chalk, on blue paper.
8 1/8 x 6 1/2 inches (208 x 164 mm)
Gift of János Scholz.
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Inscription on verso in graphite by Scholz, "Bassano, Jacopo or one of the later Vecelli?"
George Edward Habich (Lugt 862); Prince Johann Georg of Saxony, Hohenzollern, Sigmaringen (according to János Scholz's records); purchased in Zurich in 1951 (according to János Scholz's records) by János Scholz (1903-1993), New York (see Lugt Suppl. 2933b).