Double-sided drawing; Recto Profile Head of Old Woman with Elaborate Coiffure, Verso Anatomical Studies of Arms and Legs
Unidentified artist, Italian, late 16th or early 17th century
Sheet: 23.8 x 16.8 cm (9 3/8 x 6 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Black chalk. Mounted on a cut-out mount for double-sided viewing.
Recto: Profile head of an old woman with an elaborate coiffure. On recto, early pen and brown ink: "18" (indicates numbered sketch book?). Stamp L. 897 recto and verso.
PDP Watermark Type: Watermark: fragment, bird within circle surmounted by a crown.
Eugene Rodrigues (b. 1853, Paris, Lugt 897); Lodewijk Houthakker, Amsterdam; acquired September 1979
Gift of Lodewijk Houthakker