Ferdinando Galli Bibiena
Pen and brown ink, with brown wash, over graphite, on paper.
5 11/16 x 10 7/8 inches (144 x 276 mm)
Gift of Mrs. Donald M. Oenslager, 1982.
Michael Mayr, Eisenstadt and Vienna (Lugt S. 1804a); by descent to Marianne Fajt, Eisenstadt (see Lugt S. 1804a); János Scholz, New York (no mark; see Lugt S. 2933b); acquired in 1952 by Donald M. Oenslager, New York.
A preliminary sketch of this design, formerly in the Algarotti Coll., is in the Biblioteca Sarti of the Accademia di S. Luca, Roma.