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Studies of Sheep (Verso: landscape drawing and a sketch of a sheep's head)

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Artist Nicolaes Claas Pietersz. Berchem (Dutch, 1620–1683)


Dimensions

Sheet: 17.4 x 25 cm (6 7/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.1249

Medium or Technique

Black chalk on off-white laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Verso: sketch of sheep's head in black chalk

Signed

no

Markings

Watermark: Foolscap
Recto, lower right: Lugt 1332 (Aimé-Charles-Horace His de la Salle, 1795-1878, Paris)
Verso, lower right, in red ink: 15.1249

Provenance

John Postle Heseltine (1843-1929, London, Lugt 1507); acquired through Mr. Walter Gay (1856-1937, Boston artist), December 1915

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912