London, South Kensington
8 December 2011
Cornelis Dusart (Haarlem 1660-1704)
Peasants carousing outside a tavern (recto); Study of a prowling cat (verso)
graphite, brown wash (recto); red chalk (verso), indistinct watermark, unframed
8 1/8 x 7 1/8 in. (20.5 x 18 cm.)
B. Houthakker (L. 1272); Sotheby Mak van Waay, Amsterdam, 17-18 November 1975, lot 104.
Jiles Boon's collector's mark 'B'.
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Amsterdam, Dessins Exposés chez Bernard Houthakker, 1952, no. 58 (as Isaac van Ostade).
Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum, De Verzameling van Bernard Houthakker, 1964, no. 26.
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