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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 cat. January 23, 2001, cat. no. 117, ill.



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