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Lot 87Giovanni Paolo Panini
Italian, 1691-1765
Figures Among Roman Ruins
Signed G. P. Panini on a block of broken masonry (ll)
Black ink with gray wash on paper
8 x 11 1/8 inches (20.3 x x 28.3 cm)
P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., London
Purchased July 15, 1966

C The Eileen & Herbert C. Bernard Collection

Sold for $11,875
Estimate $4,000-7,000

Glued to the mount around the edges of the verso. Paper toned. Oil or glue stain (1 x 1/4 inch [ 2.5 x .7 cm]) in the colonnade at center right. Minor wear in corners. Tiny breach in the paper in the upper left quadrant in the sky near the columns. A tiny ink splatter at the lower center.

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