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Weeping Woman Kneeling, Seen from Behind

Artist:
Jacob Backer (Dutch, Harlingen 1608–1651 Amsterdam)
Date:
17th century
Medium:
Black chalk, heightened with white, on blue paper.
Dimensions:
7 9/16 x 9 in. (19.2 x 22.8 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Roger's Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.127.3
Not on view
Giuseppe Vallardi (Italian, Milan 1784–1863); Johan Amann (Zürich); Vendor: J. Hansegger (New York)
Dr. Rudolf Bernoulli and others Italienische Meisterzeichnungen Exh. cat. Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule, Zürich, Zürich, 1945, cat. no. 81.

"Eighty-Fourth Annual Report of the Trustees for the Year 1953: Additions to the Collections." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 13, no. 1, New York, Summer 1954, p. 23.

Werner Sumowski Drawings of the Rembrandt School. vols. 1, 2, New York, 1979, cat. no. 17x, p. 48, ill.



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