The Cobbler, Adriaen van Ostade (Dutch, Haarlem 1610–1685 Haarlem), Pen and brown ink, brush and gray wash, over graphite underdrawing. Incised for transfer.

The Cobbler

Artist:
Adriaen van Ostade (Dutch, Haarlem 1610–1685 Haarlem)
Date:
17th century
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and gray wash, over graphite underdrawing. Incised for transfer.
Dimensions:
sheet: 6 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. (17.1 x 14.6 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edward C. Post, 1930
Accession Number:
30.58.23
Not on view
Inscription: Verso lower left margin, Goll van Franckenstein number in pen and brown ink: No 2106, above 262 which is crossed out.
Johan Goll van Franckenstein Sr. Pieter Hendrik Goll van Frankenstein sale, Amsterdam, July 1 1833, Kunstboek L, no.11; Hendrik van Cranenburgh (Dutch); his sale, Amsterdam, October 26-27, 1858,album B, no 37; Eugène Schneider (French); his sale, Paris, April 6-7, 1876; Edward C. Post; Donor: Bequest of Edward C. Post
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Dutch Drawings of the Seventeenth Century in The Metropolitan Museum of Art," April 10, 1985–June 9, 1985.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," August 21, 1995–November 26, 1995.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," September 17, 2007–January 6, 2008.

Bernhard Schnackenburg Adriaen van Ostade, Isack van Ostade, Zeichnungen und Aquarelle. vols. 1 and 2, Hamburg, 1981, cat. no. 201, fig. no. p.95, ill.

Helen Bobritzky Mules "Dutch Drawings of the Seventeenth Century in The Metropolitan Museum of Art." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 42, no. 4, New York, 1985, p. 25.