Property from the collection of Joseph Klein (1899 - 1987), New York, New York
Italian School, 18th(?) Century
A portrait of a man in profile inscribed indistinctly (lower edge of sheet) pen and ink and wash on paper laid down on paper 9 1/2 x 6in unframed
The present lot most likely copies a 16th century composition. There is a later inscription verso: 'Giovan Giacomo Trivulzio'. Trivulzio (1440 or 1441-1518) was an Italian aristocrat and condottiere who held several military commands during the Italian Wars.