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A Grasshopper and a Bee

Artist:
Anonymous, Dutch, 17th century ?
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to Anonymous, Netherlandish, 16th century
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to Joris Hoefnagel (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1542–1601 Vienna)
Date:
17th century (?)
Medium:
Pen and black ink, gray wash, gouache, and watercolor
Dimensions:
sheet: 3 5/16 x 2 5/16 in. (8.4 x 5.8 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Catherine G. Curran, 2008
Accession Number:
2008.425
Not on view
Vladamir Argutinsky-Dologorukov; sale, R. W. P. de Vries, Amsterdam, March 27, 1925, part of lot 10(as by Joris Hoefnagel; to Beets); Franz Koenigs (Cologne 1881–1941 Haarlem/Rotterdam); sale, Sotheby's, New York, January 23, 2001, part of lot 10(as by a Netherlandish artist of the second half of the 16th century); Donor: Mrs. Catherine G. Curran
Sotheby's, New York Old Master and Modern Drawings and Prints from the Franz Koenigs Collection. Sale cat. New York, January 23, 2001, part of lot 10, ill.



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