Anthony van Dyck (Flemish, Antwerp 1599–1641 London)
early 17th century
Pen and brown ink.
8 1/2 x 12 5/8 in. (21.6 x 32.1 cm)
Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1997
Not on view
Inscription: Verso, lower right, in graphite: MMA 1997.22
Sir Richard Philipps, 7th Baronet (British, 1744–1823); Sir John Philipps, Baronet (British, 1860–1938)(d. 1949); Dr. Francis Springell (Portinscale, Cumberland); Hazlitt, Gooden & Fox (London); Private Collection, Munich; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich
Morgan Library & Museum. "The Drawings of Anthony van Dyck," February 15, 1991–August 11, 1991.
Kimbell Art Museum. "The Drawings of Anthony van Dyck," June 1, 1991–August 11, 1991.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," November 5, 2001–January 28, 2002.
Drawings by Old Masters. Exhibition at The Royal Academy, Diploma Gallery. Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1953, cat. no. 285, p. 31, ill.
Flemish Art 1300-1400.. Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1953-1954, cat. no. 489, fig. no. 0, 0.
James Byam Shaw Old Masters Drawings from the Collection of Dr. and Mrs. Francis Springell, October 15 - November 11, 1959. Exh. cat. P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., 1959, cat. no. 44, fig. no. XV, ill.
Lili Fröhlich-Bum "Austellung der Sammlung Springell bei Colnaghi." in Weltkunst. Edited by Die Weltkunst, vol. 29, no. 22, Munich, 15 November 1959, p. 10, ill.
Horst Vey, Roger-A. d'Hulst Antoon van Dyck: Tekeningen en Olieverfschetsen. Exh. cat.: July 1-August 21. 1960, cat. no. 105, p. 141.
Horst Vey Die Zeichnungen Anton van Dycks. Brussels, 1962, cat. no. 300, fig. no. 352, pp. 357-358, ill.
National Gallery of Scotland Old Master Drawings from the Collection of Dr and Mrs Francis Springell. Exh. cat. Edinburgh, 1965, Illustrated on cover, cat. no. 30, p. 14, ill.
Hazlitt, Gooden & Fox English Drawings. Dealer catalogue. London, 1990, cat. no. 1, p. 4, ill.
Christopher Brown The Drawings of Anthony van Dyck. New York, 1991, cat. no. 86, pp. 272-273, ill.
George R. Goldner, Colta Ives, Carolyn Logan, Perrin Stein "Recent Acquisitions, A Selection: 1996-1997." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, n.s., vol. 55, no. 2, Autumn 1997, p. 38, ill.
Martin Royalton-Kisch The Light of Nature: Landscape Drawings and Watercolors by Van Dyck and his Contemporaries. Exh. cat., British Museum, London, Sept. 18-Dec. 5, 1999; previously shown at Rubenshuis, Antwerp, May 15-Aug. 15, 1999. London, 1999, cat. no. 25, pp. 112-113, ill.