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    Sale 2818

    European Noble and Private Collections

    31 March - 1 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 249

    Circle of Abraham Bloemaert (Gorinchem 1566-1651 Utrecht)

    Athena

    Price Realised  

    Circle of Abraham Bloemaert (Gorinchem 1566-1651 Utrecht)
    Athena
    inscribed 'Blomarte' (upper right) and 'de mano de Bartholome Bloemart' (lower centre)
    pen and brown ink on paper
    245 x 162 mm.


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    The present drawing follows the only autograph print by Bloemaert (see: J. Bolten, Abraham Bloemaert, The Drawings, 2007, fig. 566a). Four other copies are listed under nrs. 566b-e. Boëtius Adamsz. Bolswert also copied the composition for one of his prints.

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