Bernard van Orley (Netherlandish, Brussels ca. 1492–1541/42 Brussels)
Formerly attributed to Master of Saint Michael (Netherlandish, active 1515–28)
early 16th century
Pen and black ink, grey wash. Framing line in pen and brown ink (by the artist)
sheet: 9 7/16 x 7 11/16 in. (24 x 19.6 cm)
Purchase, Guy Wildenstein Gift, 2008
Not on view
Inscription: Verso: at center, inscribed "n°8" in black chalk or graphite (18th or 19th century handwriting); at lower center, an inscription in black chalk or graphite (possibly by the same hand), almost entirely covered by traces of the previous mount
Sale, Sotheby Mak van Waay B.V., November 6, 1978, lot 8(as by a follower of the artist Bernard van Orley); Hilary G. Wayment (Cambridge); sale, Sotheby's, New York, January 24, 2007, lot 26(as by the artist Master of St. Michael); Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 4, 2010–January 3, 2011.
Sotheby's, Amsterdam Fine Dutch, Flemish and German drawings. Sale catalogue. November 6, 1978, cat. no. 8, ill.
Karel G. Boon "De glasschilder David Joris, een exponent van het Doperse geloof. Zijn kunst en invloed op Dirck Crabeth." Academiae analecta. Mededelingen van de Koninklijke academie voor Wetenschappen, letteren en schone kunsten van België. Klasse der schone kunsten. vol. 49, no. 1, 1988, fig. no. 4, p. 120, ill.
Karel G. Boon The Netherlandish and German Drawings of the XVth and XVIth centuries of The Frits Lugt Collection. Collection Frits Lugt-Fondation Custodia, 1, Paris, 1992, pp. 284-285, note 23 (as by workshop of Bernard van Orley).
Sotheby's, New York Old Master Drawings. Sale cat. January 24, 2007, cat. 26 (as by the artist St. Michael Master), ill.
Artist: Designed by Bernard van Orley (Netherlandish, Brussels ca. 1492–1541/42 Brussels)Date: ca. 1524–46 (design), ca. 1525–28 (woven)Medium: Wool, silk, silver-gilt thread.Accession: 1975.1.1915On view in:Not on view
Artist: Design attributed to Bernard van Orley (Netherlandish, Brussels ca. 1492–1541/42 Brussels)Date: design ca. 1515, woven ca. 1525Medium: Wool, silk, silver thread, silver-gilt thread (20-21 warps per inch, 7-8 per cm.)Accession: 41.190.136On view in:Gallery 508
Artist: Possibly after a design by Bernard van Orley (Netherlandish, Brussels ca. 1492–1541/42 Brussels)Date: ca. 1520Medium: Wool, silk, silver, silver-gilt thread (18-21 warps per inch, 7-8 per cm.)Accession: 41.190.80On view in:Not on view
Artist: Circle of Bernard van Orley (Netherlandish, Brussels ca. 1492–1541/42 Brussels)Date: early 16th–mid 16th centuryMedium: Pen and brown ink, brown wash, over black chalk, on brown-gray (prepared?) paperAccession: 2014.100On view in:Not on view