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Attributed to Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo
Italian, 1727-1804
Head of a Boy, before 1780
Red and white chalks on blue laid paper
24.8 x 18.6 cm (9 3/4 x 7 5/16 inches)
Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 73.078

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo Annibale Carracci Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo

Head of a Boy

Attributed to Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo
Italian, 1727-1804
Head of a Boy, before 1780
Red and white chalks on blue laid paper
24.8 x 18.6 cm (9 3/4 x 7 5/16 inches)
Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 73.078

  • … – 1882. In the Bossi-Beyerlen collection, Stuttgart.

    … 1882. Sold at Bossi-Beyerlen auction, Stuttgart, no. 433 on March 27, 1882.

    … – ca. 1927. In the collection of Dr. Hans Wendland, Lugano. Catalogue. Detlev Baron von Hadeln, The Drawings of G.B. Tiepolo, vol. 1 (New York, NY: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1929), 24, plate 165.

    … – 1930. In the Collection of the Savile Gallery, London.

    … – 1953. In the collection of Mr. Greene.

    … 1953. Purchased by Agnew’s, London at Sotheby’s, London, lot 19, as property of Mr. Greene.

    … In the collection of Agnew’s, London.

    … – 1973. In the collection of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth, Providence, Rhode Island.

    … 1973. Given to the RISD Museum by Mrs. Murray S. Danforth on September 18, 1973.


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