Circle of Pier Francesco Mola, ‘Head of an old man’, Christie's Old Masters

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'.

PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED CANADIAN COLLECTOR

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'.

About Circle of Pier Francesco Mola

1612-1666, Coldrerio, Switzerland, based in Rome, Italy