- Listed: January 1, 1970 12:00 am
- Title: Head of an old man
- Artist: Circle of Pier Francesco Mola
- Origins: Coldrerio
- Format (cm): 43.5 x 29.2 cm.
- Format (in): 17 1/8 x 11½ in.
- Last Sale price: 16 250,00
- Last Sale date:
Circle of Pier Francesco Mola (Coldrerio, near Lugano 1612-1666 Rome) Head of an old man oil on paper laid down on canvas 17 1/8 x 11½ in. (43.5 x 29.2 cm.)
Webb sale, where acquired by the 13th Earl of Derby (£10.10s). The Rt. Hon. Earl of Derby, Knowsley Hall; Christie’s, London, 17 July 1964, lot 53, as ‘Rubens’ (450 gns. to Colnaghi). with Colnaghi’s, London, as ‘Roman School, 17th Century’.
PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED CANADIAN COLLECTOR
G. Scharf, Descriptive and Historical Catalogue of the Collection of Pictures at Knowsley Hall , London, 1875, p. 66, no. 118, as ‘Head of St. Peter, a Cartoon…Rubens’.