Guercino

A study of putti for the Madonna del Rosario, Osimo



Guercino - A study of putti for the Madonna del Rosario, Osimo



Guercino
A study of putti for the Madonna del Rosario, Osimo
207 x 327 mm
Red chalk on paper
Sale Bonhams, London, 6 July 2016


Provenance

From an album of 28 drawings by Guercino, purchased, probably in Bologna or Florence, between 1741 and 1746, by John Chaloner Chute (1701-76), who was resident in Italy during that period, and thence by descent in the Chute family, the Vyne, Basingstoke, Hants
Their sale, Sotheby's, London, 22 June, 1949, nr. 1, where purchased by
R. E. A. Wilson (who broke up the album, selling the drawings individually)
Private Collection, UK
Sale Bonhams, London, 8 July 2015, nr. 8 (bought in)
Sale Bonhams, London, 6 July 2016, nr. 60 (bought in)

Other works by Guercino


Guercino A seated female nude (Bathsheba)
A seated female nude (Bathsheba)

Guercino Head of boy, in profile to the left
Head of boy, in profile to the left

Guercino The Magdalen
The Magdalen

Guercino Cupid standing with a bow
Cupid standing with a bow

Guercino Study for an executioner
Study for an executioner