Blue Iris

Dutch
mid-18th to early 19th century
Jan van der Vinne III (Dutch, 1734–1805)


Dimensions

Sheet: 42.5 x 27 cm (16 3/4 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1991.451

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite on off-white laid paper, framing lines in brown ink, mounted on cream wove paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Loss at upper rigth (filled in) and small tear at upper left

Inscription

Verso, lower right, in graphite: Jan van der Vinne Janszn.
Verso, lower center, in graphite: coll Gevers
Verso, lower center, in graphite: a small label with a blue frame
Verso, on old mount, lower left in brown ink: 3. 11. / 70. Gevers
Verso, on old mount, lower left in brown ink: Th Honig
Verso, on old mount, lower left in brown ink: 3 12 [erased]
Verso, on old mount, at bottom, in graphite: Jan van de Vinne Jansz (12.7.1734--1.7.1805)

Signed

yes

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: C&IHonig

Provenance

Gevers, Haarlem; Th. Hoog, Haalem; Amsterdam market; acquired June 1991 from Theo Laurentius, Voorschoten

Credit Line

Gift of the Print and Drawing Club and the Lucy Dalbiac Luard Fund