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A Sleeping Shepherd Boy

Artist:
Gerbrand van den Eeckhout (Dutch, Amsterdam 1621–1674 Amsterdam)
Date:
17th century
Medium:
Black and white chalk
Dimensions:
sheet: 9 x 12 1/8 in. (22.8 x 30.8 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Thomas and Gianna Le Claire, 2008
Accession Number:
2008.177
Not on view
Inscription: Verso: at upper left, inscribed "4423" in graphite (20th century handwriting); at lower left, the inscription "E.R. | E.R." [?] and a number (?) in graphite (19th century handwriting); at lower right, inscribed "Metzu Gabriel | E.R." in graphite (19th century handwriting, probably the same as the previous inscription)
Thomas le Claire Kunsthandel, Hamburg; Donor: Thomas le Claire Kunsthandel, Hamburg
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