Portrait of a Man

Artist: Jacob Backer (Dutch, Harlingen 1608–1651 Amsterdam)
Date: 17th century
Medium: Black chalk, heightened with white, touches of red chalk in face and hand, on blue-gray paper. verso: fragment of a landscape, pen and brown ink, gray wash, black chalk
Dimensions: 9 5/16 x 8 3/8 in. (23.7 x 21.3 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1947
Accession Number: 47.127.5

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