18th Century FRENCH SCHOOL
Black chalk, with stumping.
470 x 358 mm. (18 1/2 x 14 1/8 in.)
An attribution to François-Joseph Casanova (1727-1802) has been suggested.
Lady Witt, London (according to an inscription on the back of the old mount)
Anonymous sale, London, Sotheby’s, 14 December 1992, lot 131
P. & D. Colnaghi, London, in 1995
Private collection, Middlesex
Thence by descent.