Lamentation

early 17th century
Attributed to Gerrit van Honthorst (Dutch, 1590–1656)


Dimensions

Sheet: 41.6 x 25.7 cm (16 3/8 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.651

Medium or Technique

Pen and black ink, brush with gray and black washes, heightened with white gouache, on tan laid paper, with framing lines in black ink

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Partially laid down on an old album sheet

Inscription

Recto, l.l. in graphite: honthorst

Signed

yes

Provenance

The princes of Oettingen-Wallerstein, Maihingen, Bavaria (probably since the eighteenth century, cf. Lugt 2715a); from whom purchased by C. G. Boerner Inc., New York; from whom purchased by MFA, June 2000.

Credit Line

Lucy Dalbiac Luard Fund