Standing Youth Holding a Lantern (recto); Standing Cow (verso)

1645-1650
Jacob Jordaens (Flemish, 17th Century)


Catalogue Raisonné

R-A d'Hulst, Suppl II (Master Drawings Vol. 28, No. 2 (1900), pp. 154-55, no. A281a

Dimensions

Sheet: 30 x 18 cm (11 13/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1991.928

Medium or Technique

Black chalk with pink wash

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

In pink wash over black chalk, verso: partial sketch of a cow
In graphite, verso, l.l.: P. Potter
In graphite, verso, l.r.: Rubens Frans

Signed

not signed

Markings

red wax seal at recto lower right

Provenance

Mr. Gerard Meyer (dealer), Amsterdam; 1985, sold by Meyer to Maida and George Abrams, Newton, MA ; 1991, their gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 22, 1992)

Credit Line

Gift of Maida and George Abrams