Johann Jakob Biedermann (Swiss, Winterthur 1763–1830 Aussersihl)
Oil on paper, laid down on canvas
14 5/8 x 19 in. (37.1 x 48.3 cm)
Thaw Collection, Jointly Owned by The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Morgan Library & Museum, Gift of Eugene V. Thaw, 2009
Not on view
Inscription: Monogrammed (lower left, on rocks): J. J. B.
sale, Sotheby's, New York, January 25, 2001, no. 221, for $30,650; Eugene V. Thaw, New York (until 2009)
New York. Pierpont Morgan Library. "The Thaw Collection: Master Drawings and Oil Sketches, Acquisitions Since 1994," September 27, 2002–January 19, 2003, not in catalogue.
Esther Bell. "Catalogue Raisonné of the Thaw Collection." Studying Nature: Oil Sketches from the Thaw Collection. Ed. Jennifer Tonkovich. New York, 2011, p. 104, no. 7, ill. (color), calls it "Mountain Landscape with Deer at a River".