Wooded Landscape with a River, Castle, and Town Beyond
Denis van Alsloot (Brussels, before 1573–1625/26 Brussels)
pen and brown ink, brown wash, touches of yellow, pink, and blue wash, over traces of black chalk underdrawing
9 7/16 x 13 15/16 in. (24 x 35.4 cm)
Purchase, Bequest of Helen Hay Whitney, by exchange, and Mrs. Carl L. Selden Gift, in memory of Carl L. Selden; and Sarah Ann and Werner H. Kramarsky, Sally and Howard G. Lepow, and Harvey Salzman Gifts, 1994
Not on view
Signature: At lower left, inscribed "D.v. Alsloot" in pen and brown ink
Inscription: Annotated by a later hand at lower left in pen and brown ink: 1611
sale, Sotheby Mak van Waay B.V., Amsterdam, November 18, 1980, lot 20; Adolphe Stein, in 1981; sale, Christie's, Amsterdam, November 14, 1994lot 14; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich
Sotheby Mak van Waay B.V. Belangrijke Nederlandse, Vlaamse en Duitse tekeningen / Fine Dutch, Flemish and German Drawings. Catalogus van de Kunstveiling 320 / Sale Catalogue 320. Amsterdam, November 18, 1980, cat. no. 20.
Adolphe Stein Master Drawings Presented by Adolphe Stein. July 6-18, 1981, cat. no. 1, fig. no. pl. 2, ill.
George R. Goldner, Lee Hendrix European Drawings. 2. Catalogue of the Collections: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Malibu, California. vol. 2, 1992, p. 192, note 1, unde rno. 81.
Sabine van Sprang "A propos de quelques dessins de Denijs van Alsloottot." Delineavit et Sculpsit. vol. 26, The Hague, November 2003, p. 11.
Artist: Denis van Alsloot (Brussels, before 1573–1625/26 Brussels)Date: late 16th–early 17th centuryMedium: Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash with touches of blue, pink, and green wash, over traces of black chalk, framing lines in pen and brown inkAccession: 56.219.1On view in:Not on view
Artist: Peter Paul Rubens (Flemish, Siegen 1577–1640 Antwerp)Date: 1617Medium: Black, red, and white chalk, blue pastel, and pen and brown and black ink on light brown laid paperAccession: 1999.222On view in:Not on view
Artist: Roelandt Savery (Flemish, Kortrijk 1576–1639 Utrecht)Date: ca. 1606–7Medium: Gray watercolor wash, a red chalk wash, charcoal dipped in oil, and graphite on off-white laid paperAccession: 1999.223On view in:Gallery 690