Gnarled Tree in a Landscape

about 1650
Claes van Beresteyn (Dutch, 1629–1684)


Catalogue Raisonné

n/a

Dimensions

Overall: 200 x 181 mm (7 7/8 x 7 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.469

Medium or Technique

Pen and black ink with traces of graphite (?) on off-white antique laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

trimmed to the pen and ink borderline

Inscription

Recto, upper right in brown ink: "Ruysdael"
Verso: upper center in brown ink: "Ruysdael".
Verso, upper left, in graphite: 4574
Verso, lower left, in graphite: DTMHASCA [decodes as DT703643]
Verso, lower right, in graphite: --.--5

Signed

not signed

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: Paschal Lamb on crowned shield with WR

Provenance

David Tunick, New York; acquired December 1978

Credit Line

Lucy Dalbiac Luard Fund