24 January 2001
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
Circle of Hans Bol (1534-1593)
An extensive wooded landscape with castles in the background
with inscription 'H.Bol.1616' on a tab, lower left
black chalk, purple wash heightened with white on violet-grey prepared paper, black and white bodycolour framing lines
10¾ x 153/8 in. (275 x 390 mm.)
A Dutch customs stamp (verso).
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C. von Prybram-Gladona, Unbekannte Zeichnungen alter Meister aus europäischem Privatbesitz, Munich, 1969, no. 106, illustrated.
A similar landscape in this distinctive colour from the collection of J.S.G. Kirkland was sold at Christie's London, 6 December 1972, lot 62, (as J. Grimmer), and is now in a Swiss private collection.
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