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GIOVANNI BATTISTA MARCOLA (attributed to)
(? 1704 - Verona 1776)
A WOMAN VISITS TWO TURKISH PRISONERS

Brush with two tones of brown ink, over traces in black chalk. 356 x 218 mm.

PROVENANCE: G. Vallardi (Lugt 1223)

LITERATURE:
Sold as G. B. Marcola in the Milanese sale at Finarte, Asta di disegni dal XVI al XIX secolo, Milan, November 30, 1982; lot 189, illustrated.

Giovanni Battista was the founder of a family of artists active in Verona, made up of him and his sons Marco, Nicola, Francesco and Angelo. A pupil of Simone Brentana, he was influenced by Sebastano Ricci and by the early works of Giovan Battista Tiepolo.

Price: 2.450,00 €