Pen and brown ink, brown wash, on brown paper; framing line in pen and brown ink, possibly by the artist
sheet: 4 5/16 x 8 15/16 in. (11 x 22.7 cm)
Gift of Paul W. L. Russell, 2011
Not on view
Signature: Verso: at lower left, signed "MVO" in black chalk or graphite
Inscription: At upper centre, inscribed "Verso il Coloseum." in pen and brown ink, by the artist; to the right, inscribed "Inv. No 82" in pen and black ink, by Albertus Welcker
Marking: At lower left, the collector's mark of Thomas Lawrence (Lugt 2445). Verso: at lower left, the collector's mark of F. Bianchi (Lugt 3761)
Sir Thomas Lawrence (British, Bristol 1769–1830 London); Albertus Welcker (1855–1935 Rotterdam); sale, de Vries (Amsterdam), December 2, 1913, lot 585; Jan Frederik Bianchi (1878–1963 Amsterdam); his sale, Paul Brandt Sr. (Dutch, Amsterdam 1900–1984 Amsterdam), November 23–27, 1964, part of lot 403; Paul Brandt Sr. (Dutch, Amsterdam 1900–1984 Amsterdam); Paul Brandt Jr. (Antwerp); sale, Christie's, Amsterdam, November 10, 1999, lot 393; Paul Russel; Donor: Paul W. L. Russell
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," April 29, 2014–July 14, 2014.
Paul Brandt Sr. Catalogue de dessins et estampes de maîtres anciens et modernes formant exclusivement la collection de feu M.-J. Fred. Bianchi [November 23-27, 1964]. 1964, cat. no. part of lot 403.
Dutch, Flemish and German Old Master Drawings. [Sale cat.: November 10, 1999). Christie's, Amsterdam, Amsterdam, 1999, cat. no. 393, ill.
Stijn Alsteens, Hans Buijs Paysages de France dessinés par Lambert Doomer et les artistes hollandais et flamands des XVIe et XVIIe siècles. Fondation Custodia, Paris, 2008, p. 331, note 6, under nos. 103-104.
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