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Allegorical Figure (Faith?)

Artist:
Pieter Cornelisz Kunst (Netherlandish, Leiden 1489/90–1560/61 Leiden)
Date:
early 16th–mid 16th century
Medium:
Pen and brown ink. Framing line in black chalk (left, right and upper edge) and pen and grey ink (lower edge), possibly by the artist.
Dimensions:
sheet: 9 5/16 x 6 3/4 in. (23.6 x 17.1 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Harry G. Sperling Fund, 2008
Accession Number:
2008.376
Not on view
Inscription: Verso: at lower right, inscribed "A" in grpahite (20th-century handwriting).

Marking: On the old mount, the collector's mark of Dr. Carl Robert Rudolf (Lugt 2811b).
Sale, Sotheby's, London, May 21, 1963, lot 91 (with pendant of Justice); Dr. Carl Robert Rudolf (British, ca. 1884–1974); his sale, Sotheby's, Amsterdam, June 6, 1977, lot 6; sale, Sotheby's, New York, January 13, 1989; Private Collection; sale, Sotheby's, London, July 4, 2007, lot 8; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich
Sotheby's, London Important Old Master Drawings. 1963, cat. no. 91.

Sotheby's, Amsterdam Fine Dutch, Flemish and Swiss Drawings from the collection of the late Mr. C.R. Rudolf. Sale catalogue. June 6, 1977, cat. no. 6, ill.

Sotheby's, New York Old Master Drawings. [January 13, 1989]. 1989, cat. no. 74, ill.

Sotheby's, London Old Master Drawings. Sale cat. July 4, 2007, cat. no. 8, ill.



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