Landscape with Figures on a Road

early 17th century
Jan van de Velde II (Dutch, 1593–1641)


Dimensions

14.6 x 18.73 cm (5 3/4 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.432

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink and brush and brown wash on medium weight cream laid paper; squared for transfer in graphite pencil, the squares in the sky area numbered consecutively

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Window mounted to Franch mat.

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: Fragment (crowned shield with lions; arms of Amsterdam?).

Provenance

Sotheby Mak van Way, Amsterdam, 2 November, 1987, lot no. 50, illustrated; Richard Day, Ltd., London; acquired October 1988

Credit Line

Gift of Jessie H. Wilkinson—Jessie H. Wilkinson Fund