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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1969.136
People
Manner of Paul (Paulus) Bril, Flemish (Antwerp or Breda 1553/54 - 1626 Rome)
Title
Mountain Landscape
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
17th century
Culture
Flemish
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/296488
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown ink and gray wash on off-white antique laid paper, framing line in black ink
Dimensions
43.3 x 33.8 cm (17 1/16 x 13 5/16 in.)
mount: 52.4 x 43 cm (20 5/8 x 16 15/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: former mat, raised type print: Paul Bril 1554-1626 / Ex. Coll. Prince Bernhard von Sachsen-Meiningen
  • inscription: former mat, ball point ink: signed and dated 1582
  • inscription: former mat, ballpoint ink: D 410 [not Colnaghi]
  • inscription: lower right, brown ink: P Bril
  • inscription: lower center, brown ink: 1582
  • inscription: mount, lower right, graphite: P. Bril / EF
  • inscription: mount, verso, lower center, graphite: No 49
Provenance
Prince Bernhard von Sachsen-Meiningen, Germany. Austin A. Mitchell, New York, bequest; to Fogg Art Museum, 1969.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Austin Avery Mitchell
Accession Year
1969
Object Number
1969.136
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Subjects and Contexts

Dutch, Flemish, & Netherlandish Drawings

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