FOLLOWER OF SOFONISBA ANGUISSOLA
Portrait of a young lady, bust-length, holding a book, oval
oil on copper
2 x 1 3/4 in. (5.1 x 4.5 cm.)
The later inscription on the reverse refers to an article: C. J. Holmes, ‘Sofonisba Anguissola and Philip II’, The Burlington Magazine for Connoisseurs, vol. 26, no. 143, February 1915, pp. 181-183+187. There is however no reference to the present lot.