London, South Kensington
5 December 2007
Herman Saftleven (Rotterdam 1609-1685 Utrecht)
A tinker carrying her wares
signed with monogram 'HS'
black chalk, brown wash
4 7/8 x 3 1/8 in. (124 x 81 mm.)
A. Heymann, Amsterdam (cf. L. 134).
James I. Kaiser, Copenhagen; Hauswedell, Hamburg, 21 May 1966.
An unidentified collector's mark FE.
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Dr Wolfgang Schulz has kindly confirmed the attribution to Herman Saftleven in a letter dated 8 May 2007.
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