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Louis XIV at the Siege of Tournai, Seen from the North-East (June 21-25, 1667)

Artist:
Adam Frans van der Meulen (Flemish, Brussels 1632–1690 Paris)
Date:
n.d.
Medium:
Black chalk, brush and gray wash. Framing lines in pen and black ink.
Dimensions:
sheet: 12 x 16 7/16 in. (30.5 x 41.8 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
08.227.9
Not on view
Inscription: Lower left, in pen and brown ink: vandermeulen
Verso, top center, in pen and brown ink: p. 66 / Tournay by / Fra. Vandermeulen del. 1690 aet. 56
Mount, verso, lower center, in graphite: 15
Mount, verso, lower right, in graphite: 08-227-9

Marking: Lower center: MMA stamp
Mount, verso, lower right: MMA stamp
Vendor: Through Roger Eliot Fry (British, Highgate, Middlesex 1866–1934 London)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Seventeenth Century French Drawings and Prints from the Museum's Collections," May 18, 1982–August 22, 1982.

Roger Eliot Fry "Recent Acquisitions of Drawings." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 4, no. 1, New York, January 1909, p. 9.

Roger-A. d'Hulst "Tekeningen van A.F. van der Meulen in het Metropolitan Museum te New York." Exh. cat.: Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts Bulletin, Sept-Dec.. vol. 10, nos. 3-4, 1961, fig. no. 1, pp. 115, 117, ill.

Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turčić 15th-18th Century French Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1986, cat. no. 189, pp. 174, 175.



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