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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1999.181
People
Jacob Willemsz. de Wet, Dutch (Haarlem, Netherlands c. 1610 - after 1675 Haarlem, Netherlands)
Title
Flight into Egypt [Figures with Boat]
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
17th century
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/191996
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown ink and white opaque watercolor on blue antique laid paper, laid down on a laid mount
Dimensions
19.3 x 31.2 cm (7 5/8 x 12 5/16 in.)
mount: 22.5 x 32.6 cm (8 7/8 x 12 13/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: lower right, brown ink: P Konig
  • inscription: mount, lower edge, black chalk: Philippe de Koninck... [fragment, cropped at lower edge]
  • inscription: mount, verso, lower right, graphite: La fuite en Egypte / ecole / (1 / (Philippe
  • watermark: none
Provenance
[Christie's, Amsterdam, 11 November 1996, lot 125]. [Otto Naumann, Ltd., New York], sold; to Maida and George Abrams, Boston (L. 3306, without their mark); The Maida and George Abrams Collection, 1999.181.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
The Maida and George Abrams Collection, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Accession Year
1999
Object Number
1999.181
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Peter C. Sutton and William W. Robinson, Drawings by Rembrandt, his Students and Circle from the Maida and George Abrams Collection, exh. cat., Bruce Museum and Yale University Press (U.S.) (New Haven and London, 2011), Addendum no. A29, p. 183, repr.

Subjects and Contexts

Dutch, Flemish, & Netherlandish Drawings

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