31 January 2013
Circle of Jacob de Gheyn II (Antwerp 1565-1629 The Hague)
A seated man with a sword and a jug
numbered twice 'R.25' and '3' (recto) and inscribed with initials 'W.G.F' (verso)
pen and brown ink, brown wash
6¾ x 4 7/8 in. (17.2 x 12.3 cm.)
An unidentified collector's mark, recto (L.3901).
Maurice Rothschild (according to an inscription on the verso).
with Charles E. Slatkin Galleries, New York (as Adriaen van Ostade).
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