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Landscape with an Old Woman Holding a Spindle, after Domenico Campagnola

Antoine Watteau (French, Valenciennes 1684–1721 Nogent-sur-Marne)

Artist:
after Domenico Campagnola (Italian, Venice (?) 1500–1564 Padua)
Date:
ca. 1715
Medium:
Red chalk. Framing lines in pen and brown ink.
Dimensions:
8 1/8 x 12 1/2 in. (20.6 x 31.8 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Walter C. Baker, 1971
Accession Number:
1972.118.237
  • Provenance

    André de Hevesy (French)sale, London, Sotheby's, April 25, 1951, lot 70 (bought in by Hevesy for 220 pounds).; Mathias Komor, New York (born 1909); Donor: Walter C. Baker

  • Exhibition History

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Walter C. Baker Collection of Drawings," June 1, 1960–September 1, 1960.

    The Drawing Center. "Creative Copies: Interpretive Drawings from Michelangelo to Picasso," April 9, 1988–July 23, 1988.

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Eighteenth-Century French Drawings in New York Collections," February 3, 1999–April 25, 1999.

  • Catalogue Raisonné

    Bean and Turcic 1986.334; Rosenberg and Prat 1996.341 (vol. I)

  • References

    Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turcic 15th-18th Century French Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1986, cat. no. 334, p. 298, ill.

    Karl Theodore Parker "Sidelights on Watteau." Old Master Drawings. vol. 10, London, 1935, fig. no. pl. 7, p. 8, ill.

    Karl Theodore Parker and Jacques Mathey Antoine Watteau: Catalogue complet de son oeuvre dessiné. vol. 2, Paris, 1957, cat. no. 439, p. 58, ill.

    Claus Virch "The Walter C. Baker Collection of Master Drawings." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 18, no. 10, New York, June 1960, p. 315.

    Claus Virch Master Drawings in the Collection of Walter C. Baker. New York, 1962, cat. no. 72, p. 43, ill.

    Jacob Bean, Lawrence Turcic 15th and 16th Century Italian Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1982, cat. no. 40 (under).

    Margaret Morgan Grasselli, Pierre Rosenberg Watteau, 1684-1721. Ex. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., Washington, 1984, cat. no. D140, p. 222, ill.

    Egbert Haverkamp-Begemann Creative Copies, Interpretative Drawings from Michelangelo to Picasso. Ex. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1988, cat. no. 41, pp. 146-148, ill.

    Claude to Corot. The Development of Landscape Painting in France. Ex. cat. Edited by Alan Wintermute, Colnaghi, New York, New York, November 1-December 15, 1990, fig. no. 8, p. 103, ill.

    Martin P. Eidelberg "Watteau's Italian Reveries" Gazette des Beaux-Arts. vol. 126, no. 1521, Paris, 1995, pp. 114-115, 134.

    Pierre Rosenberg, Louis-Antoine Prat Antoine Watteau 1684-1721: Catalogue raisonné des dessins. 3 vols., Milan, 1996, cat. no. 341 (Vol. I), pp. 546-547, ill.

    Alan Wintermute, The Frick Collection, National Gallery of Canada Watteau and His World: French Drawings from 1700-1750. Ex. cat. 1999-2000, p. 22.

    Perrin Stein, Mary Tavener Holmes Eighteenth-Century French Drawings in New York Collections Ex. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1999, cat. no. 5, pp. 10-12, ill.



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