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A Herd of Goats

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Queen Christina of Sweden; to her residuary legatee, Cardinal Decioo Azzolini, Rome; to his nephew Marquis Pompeo Azzolini; sold to Prince Livio Odescalchi, Rome; sold to Philip of Orleans, Galerie du Palais Royal; in 1792 passed to Philippe Egalite; sold to a banker in Brussels; Sotheby's, 20 November, 1957, lot 67; C. Adrian Rübel, Boston; acquired December 1959

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Gift of C. Adrian Rübel


Sheet: 10.5 x 16.5 cm (4 1/8 x 6 1/2 in. ) Mount: 17.8 x 23.7 cm (7 x 9 5/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Pen and brown iron gall ink


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