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Recto:River Scene
Verso:Cropped Male Figure Study
Recto:River Scene Verso:Cropped Male Figure Study
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
R: Pen And Brown Ink And Brown Wash With White Opaque Watercolor On Blue Laid Paper V: Black Chalk With White Chalk
Dimensions:
Sheet: 264 x 421 mm (10 3/8 x 16 9/16 in.)
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach; Cogswell no. 246, Hellman no.123 as "Landscape" by Gasparo Poussin (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915);
Marcel Roethlisberger, University of Geneva in a letter in file (May 30, 1975): gives attribution to Grimaldi based on his article in Arte Illustrata no. 54, 1973, p. 305 (cf. photo in file of Grimaldi ’s Landscape, p. 45 in the Grimaldi Album in the British Museum (B.M. no. 197.d.1).

Accession Number:
1963.24.335r-v
Acquisition Date:
1954-01-29
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

r: a ruined bridge on a river, three men in a boat, three animals drinking from the bank, a town seen prominently in the background
v: upper portion of a study of a male figure grasping a staff or pole