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Seated Old Man Facing Right, Singing and Holding Music

Artist:
Anton Crussens (Flemish, active Brussels, mid-17th century)
Date:
mid-17th century
Medium:
Pen and brown ink over black chalk. Inscribed in a roundel in pen and brown ink.
Dimensions:
3 3/4 x 3 5/8 in. (9.5 x 9.2 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Harry G. Sperling, 1971
Accession Number:
1975.131.174
Not on view
Signature: In pen and brown ink below roundel: Ant. Crussens F. Inve:

Inscription: Verso, lower right, in graphite: 1975.131.174

Marking: Lower right: collector's mark of Ferdinand Wecbrodt (Lugt 2588)
Verso, lower right: collector's mark of Ed. Schultze (Lugt 906)
Verso, lower right: MMA stamp
Ed. Schultze (died Vienna, ca. 1900)(L.909); Ferdinand Wecbrodt (Vienna, 1838–1902)(L.2588); sale, Galerie Fischer, Lucerne, 25 June 1965, lot 692c
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