Jacob de Wit (Dutch, Amsterdam 1695–1754 Amsterdam)
early 18th century
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over traces of red chalk. Quadruple framing line in pen and black ink.
sheet: 11 7/8 x 8 1/2 in. (30.2 x 21.6 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Richard Krautheimer, 1969
Not on view
Inscription: Verso center in pencil in the hand of Dr. Ludwig Pollack: Auction Kloschinsky / Rome 27/XI/19 / Jacob de Witte / NXX / 264068 Verso lower center in pencil No=71 Verso lower left in pencil: D Verso bottom center in pen and brown ink: plaffon voor de Heer / Elias tot Schiedam / 1737 geschildert
Marking: Verso lower right x3: collector's mark of Dr. Ludwig Pollack, Rome (L.supl. 788b) Verso at upper margin: unidentified collector's mark GV (L.supl.1222a)
Kloschinsky, Rome; Dr. Ludwig Pollak (Czech, Prague 1868–1943 Rome)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings Recently Acquired, 1969-1971," January 18, 1972–April 16, 1972.
Artist: Jacob de Wit (Dutch, Amsterdam 1695–1754 Amsterdam)Date: early 18th centuryMedium: Red chalk. Inlaid into heavy paper mount with brown and gold framing lines.Accession: 1971.513.36On view in:Not on view
Artist: Jacob de Wit (Dutch, Amsterdam 1695–1754 Amsterdam)Date: early 18th centuryMedium: Pen and black ink, brush and gray wash heightened with white on blue paper. Quadruple framing line in pen and black ink with red wash.Accession: 61.130.14On view in:Not on view