Formerly attributed to Anonymous, German, 16th century (Nuremberg?)
Formerly attributed to Hans Holbein the Younger (German, Augsburg 1497/98–1543 London)
Pen and brown ink and brown wash over black chalk
6 7/8 x 4 13/16 in. (17.5 x 12.3 cm)
Drawings, Ornament & Architecture
Clifford A. Furst Bequest, by exchange and The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittesey Fund, 1997
Not on view
Inscription: Verso, bottom left, in graphite: 1997.56 Verso, bottom center, in graphite: 2011623416
Dr. Victor Bloch (London); his sale, Sotheby's, London, May 13, 1964, lot 9 as Hans Holbein the Younger (£60 to Goyen); Dr. Carl Robert Rudolf (British, ca. 1884–1974); his sale, Sotheby's, Amsterdam, June 6, 1977, lot 15 as Hans Holbein the Younger
Sotheby's, London Sotheby's, London, May 13, 1964. London, May 13, 1964, cat. no. Lot no. 9, fig. no. 9, ill.
Sotheby Mak van Waay B.V. Sotheby Mak van Waay B.V., Amsterdam. Sale catalogue. Amsterdam, June 6, 1977, cat. no. Lot no. 15, fig. no. 15, ill.
Date: 16th centuryMedium: Brush and brown and gray wash, gray-green gouache, heightened with white over black chalk (recto); Brush and brown wash and yellow orange and brown gouache, silhouetted with brush and gray wash; red chalk (verso).
Accession: 48.148(71)On view in:Not on view