Pen and light brown and grayish brown ink over traces of black chalk; original borderline all around.
11 x 7 15/16 in. (28 x 20.2 cm)
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Not on view
This drawing of elegant figures worshipping the Virgin and Child set amidst the ruins of antiquity was once attributed to Lucas van Leyden (1489/94-1533), hence the L added later to the architectural base at the lower right.
Inscription: Annotated at the bottom right in pen and brown ink
Adalbert von Lanna, Prague (Lugt 2773 on the verso); Lanna sale, Stuttgart, 6-11 May 1910, lot 348, ill. (as Lucas van Leyden); Junius S. Morgan, New York; [Morgan] sale, Anderson Galleries, New York, 18 February 1921, lot 67 (as Bernaert van Orley); [Richard Ederheimer, New York].
Artist: Circle of Rogier van der Weyden, possibly Vranke van der Stockt (Netherlandish, ca. 1420–1495)Date: 1444–50Medium: Pen and brown ink over traces of black chalk.Accession: 1975.1.848On view in:Not on view
Artist: Peter Paul Rubens (Flemish, Siegen 1577–1640 Antwerp)Date: 1600–1626Medium: Pen and brown ink over black chalk heightened with white, with brush and gray inkAccession: 1975.1.843On view in:Not on view