10 November 1999
Abraham Teerlink (1776-1857)
A figure on a bridge by a house, a tree in the foreground
signed 'A. Teerlink'
pencil, pen and brown and grey ink, grey wash, watermark Whatman 1801, black ink framing lines
201 x 251 mm.
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The watermark dated 1801 supplies a terminus ante quem for this drawing.
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