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The Temptation of Eve

Artist:
Peter van Lint, Flemish (Antwerp 1609–1690 Antwerp)
Artist:
after Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, Urbino 1483–1520 Rome)
Date:
1639
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brown wash, over black chalk; framing line in pen and brown ink; squared in black chalk
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 1/2 × 5 1/16 in. (19.1 × 12.8 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Harry G. Sperling Fund, 2013
Accession Number:
2013.535
Not on view
Signature: At lower center, monogrammed and dated "PVL D.L. a Roma 1639" ["PVL" intertwined] in pen and brown ink

Inscription: Verso of the secondary support: at upper right, inscribed "18" in graphite (20th-century handwritring); at lower left, a label numbered "18" (20th-century); at lower center, inscribed "Lint (Pierre Van) Peintre d'histoire et de portraits/Né à Auters [?] 1609, fut fort jeune en Italie" in graphite (20th-century handwriting)

Marking: At lower left and right, collector's marks of Jean-Jacques Senon ("JJS" between two brackets, once stamped in blue ink, once blind-stamped; both not in Lugt)
sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, June 30, 1995, lot 18; Jean-Jacques Senon (French); his sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, April 2, 2012, lot 47; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich
Hôtel Drouot, Paris Collection de dessins anciens de Monsieur S[enon]. Sale cat. Paris, April 2, 2012, cat. no. 47, ill.



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