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The Soldier Carrying His Pike at the Slope

Artist:
Jacques de Gheyn II (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1565–1629 The Hague)
Date:
late 16th–early 17th century
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, gray wash; incised for transfer
Dimensions:
10 5/8 x 7 7/16 in. (27 x 18.9 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Harry G. Sperling Fund, 1993
Accession Number:
1993.253
Not on view
Jan Pietersz Zoomer (Dutch, Amsterdam 1641–1724 Amsterdam)(owned the entire series); Jan Goeree (Dutch, Middelburg 1670–1731 Amsterdam)(owned the entire series); his sale, Schoemaker (Amsterdam), March 17, 1731; Private Collection, Switzerland; Vendor: Jack Kilgore
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," November 27, 1995–February 25, 1996.

J. Q. van Regteren Altena Jacques de Gheyn, Three Generations. vols. 1-3, The Hague, 1983, cat. no. II: 441, II: 76.

George R. Goldner "Curatorial Reports and Departmental Accessions: Drawings" in Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum, July 1, 1993 - June 30, 1994. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1994, p. 27.



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