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The Fall of Jericho

Artist:
Gerard van Groeningen (Netherlandish, active Antwerp, 1563–73)
Date:
1563–73
Medium:
Black chalk, pen and brown ink, green-brown wash, heightened with white
Dimensions:
sheet: 7 3/8 x 11 7/16 in. (18.7 x 29 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund and funds from various donors, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.221
Not on view
Inscription: At lower right, inscribed: "MH" in pen and brown ink
Possibly previously owned by Jacob de Vos (1735–1833); sale, Christie's, London, July 6, 2004, lot 157; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich
Christie's, London Old Master and 19th Century Drawings. Sale cat. July 6, 2004, cat. no. 157, ill.



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