Giovanni Battista Piazzetta
An Exotic Prince and a Rustic Couple
Red chalk on paper; ruled border.
11 3/16 x 15 5/8 inches (284 x 397 mm); sheet: outer border 11 3/4 x 16 3/16 inches (298 x 411 mm); sheet: inner border 11 3/16 x 15 5/8 inches (284 x 397 mm)
Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation.
Numbered 91 in upper right corner.
Sir William Eden, 5th Baronet of Maryland and 7th Baronet of West Auckland, England; Count Alessandro Contini-Bonacossi, Florence; acquired in 1932 by Samuel H. Kress, New York; Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York.
Auckland, William Eden, Baron, 1744-1814, former owner.
Contini Bonacossi, Alessandro, former owner.
Kress, Samuel H. (Samuel Henry), 1863-1955, former owner.