4 December 2007
Jan Toorop (DUTCH, 1858-1928)
signed, dated and inscribed 'JThToorop/aan Biederlack/1905' (lower right)
black chalk and pastel on paper
45 x 54 cm.
Anon. sale Mak van Waay, Amsterdam, 3 November 1959, cat.no. 601 (ill.).
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To be included in the catalogue raisonné on the artist's work, currently being prepared by G.W.C. van Wezel.
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