old master drawings

Italian Drawings from the 17th and 18th century
Below an overview of the available drawings. Click on the thumbnail to see a larger image.

A pair of 17th century's drawings from the school of Rome

17th century's figure study of St John with eagle


24 by 16 cm


27 by 41 cm

Venus on here dolphin

Piazza San Marco in Venice.

Saint Catharia of Siena

27 by 19 cm

20 by 26 cm

28 by 25 cm

bernini drawing
Influence of Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1598-1680)
bernini cieling of St Pieters drawing
Some have a clear connection with famous artists
like the St Catharina to Guido Reni who also has  a several hundreds years old  sepia handwriting 'Guido' on the matting.
Collection stamps
Some bear collection stamps.
St Catharina (blind stamp of two letters bottom middle)
Venus circular stamp with the letters LG in a circle bottom left.

Others have more tentative attributions written in pencil on the drawings like Luca Giordano on the figure study of saint John and Primaticcio on the drawing of Venus.

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The painting by Guido Reni


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18th century