Giovanni Battista Piazzetta
Two Figures in Eastern Dress with Pipes
Red chalk on paper.
9 15/16 x 13 3/4 inches (252 x 349 mm); sheet: outer border 10 3/16 x 14 3/4 inches (259 x 375 mm); sheet: inner border 9 15/16 x 13 3/4 inches (252 x 349 mm)
Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation.
Numbered 80 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.