Roman School from the 16th century
Ornemental Design for a Ceiling or Wall Panel
Pen and brown ink, brown wash.
215 x 189 mm – 8 7/16 x 7 7/16 in.
Annotated lower left: N 5 or 115.
The present drawing shows two variations in pen and ink for a ceiling or wall panel with an additional two variations sketched lightly in red chalk.
The commissioner then could choose from the four possibilities which design he liked to be executed in the final composition.
Condition report – Good state of conservation