(b. 1734, S Matteo della Decima, d. 1802, Bologna)

St Giustina and the Guardian Angel Commending the Soul of an Infant to the Madonna and Child

Oil on canvas, 52 x 32 cm
Private collection

This is a preparatory sketch (bozzetto) for the altarpiece of the same subject in the Oratory of the Blessed Virgin of the Nativity and Saint Giustina at Villa Tanari, Bazzano.