3 July 2007
Anton Crussens (active Brussels circa 1650-1660)
A seated musketeer saluting a cavalier on a track
signed, inscribed and dated 'Ant: Crussens F. In: Brux.lle.'
black chalk, pen and brown ink pen and brown ink framing lines, on vellum
4 3/8 x 5 7/8 in. (110 x 150 mm.)
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