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December: And Old Man Seated by a Hearth with a Young Man Blowing on the Fire

Artist:
Crispijn de Passe the Elder (Netherlandish, Arnemuiden 1564–1637 Utrecht)
Date:
late 16th–mid 17th century
Medium:
Pen and brown ink and brown and gray wash over traces of black chalk. Framing line in pen and brown ink
Dimensions:
Diameter 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 2001
Accession Number:
2001.115
Not on view
Charles Stirling (1760–1833); Sir William Stirling Maxwell, 9th Baronet (British (born Scotland), 1818–1878); Lt. Col. William J. Stirling (Kier 1911–1983); sale, Christie's, Amsterdam, November 12, 1990, lot 44; C. G. Boerner, Dusseldorf, 1993; sale, Sotheby's, New York, January 23, 2001, lot 117; Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich
Christie's, Amsterdam Dutch, Flemish and German Drawings. Sale cat. Amsterdam, November 12, 1990, cat. no. 44, ill.

Sotheby's, New York Old Master Drawings. [Sale catalogue]. January 23, 2001, cat. no. 117, ill.



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