This is a nice conte and graphite pencil sketch after Francesco Vanni an Italian painter of the Mannerist style. It is signed in the lower left hidden behind the frame, HL 6-20-76. This has no tears, holes or water damage. The oval measures about 7-1/2 inches wide and 9-1/2 inches tall. The metal gold frame measures about 9 inches wide and 11 inches tall. Frame looks nice and has a kickstand to sit on a dresser or a loop to hang on a wall.
Conte Pencil Sketch of a Woman Works on Paper Initialed By Artist