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The Charlatan

Adriaen van Ostade (Dutch, 1610–1684)


Catalogue Raisonné

Godefroy 43, II; W. 43 ii

Dimensions

14.8 x 11.3 cm (5 13/16 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.2845

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The plate has an arched top. This sheet retains its spandrels.
French title: Le charlatan

Inscription

In plate LR: Av Ostade
Later inscriptions or marks: Verso LL in graphite pencil: Dav 43 I / B43 I

Provenance

Francis Seymour Haden [per inscription on mat]. William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; by inheritance to his niece, Lydia Evans Tunnard (Mrs. Christopher Tunnard, b. 1913 - d. 1980), New Haven, CT; 1963, year-end gift of Mrs. Christopher Tunnard to the MFA. (Accession date: December 30, 1963)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard in memory of W. G. Russell Allen