Attributed to Aertgen Claesz. van Leyden (Netherlandish, Leiden 1498–1564 Leiden)
early 16th–mid 16th century
Black chalk on light brown paper
9 3/4 x 7 1/2 in. (24.8 x 19.1 cm)
Purchase, Dickinson Roundell Inc. Gift, 2001
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed, in pen and brown ink, lower right: "Aertgen van Leyden". Inscribed on verso, in graphite, lower center: "van Aertgen"; stamped on mount: "FDGM 46" (unidentified collector's stamp; not in Lugt)
Jacob de Vos (1735–1833); probably his sale, Amsterdam, October 30, 1833,and following days, part of folder Y; sale, Christie's, New York, January 24, 2001, lot 151; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," January 28, 2002–April 21, 2002.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," September 19, 2011–January 8, 2012.
Charlotte von Prybram-Gladona Unbekannte Zeichnungen alter Meister aus europäischem Privatbesitz. Munich, 1969.
Christie's, London Old Master Drawings. [Sale catalogue]. New York, January 24, 2001, cat. no. 151, ill.
Artist: Aertgen Claesz. van Leyden (Netherlandish, Leiden 1498–1564 Leiden)Date: early 16th–mid 16th centuryMedium: Brush and brown ink and brown wash over black chalkAccession: 1996.163On view in:Not on view
Artist: Bartholomeus Spranger (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1546–1611 Prague)Date: ca. 1580–1585Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and brown and gray wash, white heightening, over traces of black chalk, on paper washed blue and pinkAccession: 1997.93On view in:Not on view
Artist: Bernard van Orley (Netherlandish, Brussels ca. 1492–1541/42 Brussels)Date: 1530–35Medium: Pen and brown ink, watercolor over traces of black chalk; verso: tracing in black chalk of the figures on the rectoAccession: 1995.12On view in:Not on view