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David Showing Saul the Tip of His Coat

Artist:
Ferdinand Bol (Dutch, Dordrecht 1616–1680 Amsterdam)
Date:
1636–41
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash
Dimensions:
7 7/8 x 12 3/16 in. (20 x 31 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Guy Wildenstein Gift, 2001
Accession Number:
2001.123
Not on view
Marking: Stamped, lower left, in black ink the collector's mark of Sir Joshua Reynolds (Lugt 2364) and, lower right, in blue ink (imperfectly printed) the collector's mark of Maurice Marignane (Lugt 1872). Verso, lower left, stamped in blue ink with the collector's mark of Neville Davison Goldsmid (Lugt 1962).
Sir Joshua Reynolds (British, Plympton 1723–1792 London); Maurice Marignane (French, born Paris, 1879); Neville Davison Goldsmid (British, 1814–1875); Dr. Carl Robert Rudolf (British, ca. 1884–1974); Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich Vendor: Sotheby's, New York, January 23, 2001, lot 263
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," January 28, 2002–April 21, 2002.

Werner Sumowski Drawings of the Rembrandt School. vols. 1, 2, New York, 1979, cat. no. 183x, p. 390, ill.



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