( Active c.1600 in Cremona)
Study of a Man Sheathing a Sword, Facing Right
Numbered 125 in pencil on the verso.
106 x 58 mm. (4 1/8 x 2 1/4 in.)
Noticeable in the underdrawing of the present sheet is that the proper left leg of the figure was originally drawn slightly further forward.
Private collection, Paris
Anonymous sale, London, Christie’s South Kensington, 21 April 1998, part of lot 35
P. & D. Colnaghi, London, in 1998
Private collection, Middlesex
Thence by descent.