Late 18th Century SICILIAN SCHOOL
Designs for a Trompe l'Oeil Wall Decoration Sold
Watercolour, pen and grey ink and grey wash. Inscribed with a scale labeled Scala di Palmi dieci Siciliani at the upper left.472 x 288 mm. (18 5/8 x 11 1/4 in.)ENQUIRE
Attributions to the Sicilian architects Andrea Giganti (1737-1878) or Elia Interguglielmi (1746-1835) have been tentatively suggested.
Anonymous sale, London, Sotheby’s, 22 April 1998, lot 336 (as Italian School, 18th Century)P. & D. Colnaghi, London, in 1998Private collection, Florida, until 2012.