Study for a Title-Page: Allegory of Commerce and a Debtor's Prison (?)
Attributed to Romeyn de Hooghe (Dutch, 1645–1708) , attributed to
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over black chalk, white gouache.
14 1/5 x 8 9/10 in. (36.1 x 22.6 cm); cardboard mount: 15 1/4 x 10 1/10 (38.75 x 25.7 cm)
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1956
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated in pencil at lower right: R de Hooge; and on mount at lower right in pencil: 33; and: Lugt 366. Annotated in pen and brown ink on verso: Romain de hooghe; in pencil: ee: hollandaise; and in another hand in pencil: Lugt 366 (unidentified); and various numbers: No 36/c.ma; 72; 9.
Marking: unidentified collector's mark: B.F. in red at lower right [Lugt 366]; MMA stamp on verso.