Pietro Antonio Novelli (Venice 1729 - 1804 Venice)
A Lion at Rest
Pen and brown ink and brown wash.
11 1/2 x 16 5/8 in. • 293 x 421 mm
Anonymous sale, Florence, Sotheby Parke Bernet Italia, 14 November 1978, lot 486; Anna Bozza, Venice; Cristiano Barozzi, Barozzi Antichità, Venice; Purchased from him in May 1990 by Wallace Bradway, New Haven, Connecticut; Thence by descent.