Venice or Padua c. 1540–1599 Munich
The Muse of Music within a Cartouche
Bears inscription in pen and brown ink, Franᶜᵒ Primaticcio / à Fontainbleau.
Pen and black ink and grey wash, heightened with white, over black chalk and squared in black chalk, on blue paper
10 ¾ x 8 ¼ inches
276 x 203 mm
Giancarlo Baroni (1926-2007), Florence, 1970s (the mount bears a card with his annotation, HENDRICK GOLTZIUS / Mulbrecht 1558-Haarlem 1516)
Sale: Florence, Pandolfini, 26 November 2013, lot 177
Jean-Luc Baroni, London, from whom purchased in 2015 by
Herbert Kasper (1926-2020), New York,
Drawn circa 1569-1573
NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART, WASHINGTON, D. C.