Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Knight on Horseback

Artist:
Anonymous, German, 16th century
Date:
ca. 1520
Medium:
Pen and black ink and grey washes with white heightening
Dimensions:
8 3/8 x 7 3/16 in. (21.3 x 18.3 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 2001
Accession Number:
2001.512
Not on view
Inscription: Recto, lower center, in pen and black ink: Daneyel poub Jacob 1552

Marking: At lower left, the collector's mark of Eugène Rodrigues (Lugt 897)
Général Comte Antoine François Andreossy; his sale, Laneuville, France, April 1864, lot 144; Eugène Rodrigues; sale, Frederik Muller & Cie (Dutch), July 12, 1921, lot 75; Anton W. Mensing; Frederik Muller & Cie (Dutch), April 27–29, 1937, lot 366; Charles Albert de Burlet; Hans Schaeffer; Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel , Munich
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 29, 2002–January 26, 2003.

Frederik Muller Frederik Muller, Amsterdam, 1921, Dessins Anciens, Collection R...de Paris. Sale cat. Frederik Muller & Cie, Amsterdam, July 12-13, 1921, cat. no. 75, fig. no. 75, p. 17, ill.

Frederik Muller, Mensing & Fils, Amsterdam Frederik Muller and Mensing & Fils, Amsterdam, April 27-29, 1937, Collection M.Antoine W.M. Mensing. Amsterdam, April 27-29, 1937, cat. no. 366, fig. no. 366, p. 39, ill.

Master Drawings. Sale catalogue. Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel , Munich, Munich, 2001, cat. no. 2, fig. no. 2, ill.

Related Objects

Reverse Copy of Dancing Couple, from The Small Wedding Dancers

Artist: Anonymous, German, 16th century Date: 1552 Medium: Engraving Accession: 17.3.486 On view in:Not on view

Head of a Woman and Sketch of a Figure (?)

Artist: Anonymous, German, 16th century Date: 16th century Medium: Red chalk, black chalk Accession: 2009.158a On view in:Not on view

Allegory of Peace

Artist: Anonymous, German, 16th century ? Date: ca. 1520 Medium: Pen and brown ink Accession: 1998.262 On view in:Not on view

Orpheus Playing to the Animals

Artist: Anonymous, German, 16th century (Nuremberg) Date: ca. 1520 Medium: Pen and black ink Accession: 1998.263 On view in:Not on view

Christ in Gethsemane

Artist: Anonymous, German, 16th century Date: ca. 1490 Medium: Pen and brown ink Accession: 1998.264 On view in:Not on view