Giotto di Bondone
Black chalk and grey wash on paper
15 ¾ x 21 ⅛ in. (40 x 53.7 cm.)
Framed 22 1⁄2 in. (53.5 x 57 cm.)
Inscribed in cartouche 'FIRENZE VERONA RAVENNA' (lower centre) and 'GIOTTO/ DI/ BONDONE' (lower right)
Purchased with the assistance of Mosheh Oved, 1918.
Private collection, 2017.
Stylistically the present powerful grey wash drawing dates from the 1890s.